OSP: Three arrested in Lorain County drug stop

OSP: Three arrested in Lorain County drug stop

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Ohio State Troopers stopped a 2011 Hyundai Elantra, earlier this week, for a marked lanes violation on the Ohio Turnpike eastbound in Lorain County and found a pharmacy in the car's trunk.

According to police, Ecstasy, Oxycodone and Xanax pills, with a street value of $11,980, was hidden in a vacuum sealed bag.

Troopers also found a loaded .45 caliber semi-automatic gun.

The driver, Brandon Lawson, 21, of Maidsville, W. Va., and passengers, Keith Custer, 58, of Detroit, Mich., and Cassandra Williams, 19, of Morgantown, W. Va., were arrested.

Custer and Lawson were charged with two-counts of possession of drugs, a second-degree and fourth-degree felonies, and possession of stolen property, a fourth-degree felony.

Williams was charged with possession of paraphernalia and drug abuse instrument, both misdemeanors. All three are being held in the Lorain County Jail.

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