Traffic stop leads to drug arrests

Traffic stop leads to drug arrests
Drugs found in home on Wakefield in Akron (Source: Summit County Sheriff's Office)
Drugs found in home on Wakefield in Akron (Source: Summit County Sheriff's Office)

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A traffic stop in Akron leads authorities to a massive drug bust on Wakefield Drive.

On Friday, February 27, the Summit County Drug Unit stopped a vehicle driven by 25-year-old Juan Sheppard, and found 88 grams of heroin in his possession.

Sheppard faces possession and drug trafficking charges.

Authorities then searched a home on Wakefield Drive where they found 400 grams of black tar heroin and 1,600 grams of brown powder heroin.

The homeowner, 27-year-old Christopher Anthony, also faces possession and drug trafficking charges.

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