Alliance police seize largest amount of heroin in city's history

Alliance police seize largest amount of heroin in city's history

ALLIANCE, OH (WOIO) - As a part of an ongoing investigation, Alliance police detectives were able to make the largest seizure of heroin in the city's history on Friday night.

Ghani Malik Khalifa-El (Formerly Demetrius "Meech" Miles) was arrested for trafficking, possession and criminal tools.

Alliance police say they executed two simultaneous search warrants at homes on West Main Street and East Grant Street.

Detectives seized approximately 50 grams of uncut heroin with a street value of approximately $6,000-$10,000.

Alliance has experienced numerous heroin related near-deaths over the past few months.

If you have any information on people selling heroin in Stark County please let authorities know. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

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