Deputy and K-9 make gang member arrest in Portage County
ROOTSTOWN, Ohio (WOIO) - On Friday, Dec. 17, Deputy Clouden and K-9 Felon conducted a traffic stop on the State Route 5 and State Route 44 Bypass in Rootstown Township.
Probable cause was established and a search of the vehicle was done.
The search turned up a loaded 40 caliber pistol and a loaded 22 caliber rifle.
The driver was a convicted felon currently on parole for Aggravated Robbery and Aggravated Burglary offenses with firearms specifications.
He was also a documented member of the Bloods street gang, according to Portage County Sheriff’s Office.
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