Findlay Man Arrested In West Virginia Drug Bust

8/7/16 – 6:50 A.M.

Police in West Virginia arrested a Findlay man on drug charges late last week. The Herald-Dispatch reports 46-year-old Eric Brown faces a charge of possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute. Authorities also charged him with conspiracy.

Brown was among five people arrested by the Huntington, West Virginia Violent Crimes Drug Task Force. Officers found Brown and another man in a hotel room with, “numerous individual wrapped plastic bags of suspected heroin in the bathroom.” Officers also found digital scales, razor blades and plastic bags in the room.

Authorities are holding Brown and the other men on a $200,000 bond.

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