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Authorities in Scioto County, OH make drug trafficking arrest

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A drug trafficking investigation two months in the making, led to the arrest of an Ohio man on Friday.

Manual Lofton, 33, of Portsmouth was arrested on suspicion that he's been trafficking heroin and crack cocaine.

Officials released information about a 14-count indictment warrant on Friday that was served by members of the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force.

The Portsmouth Municipal Court Probation Department worked with detectives to locate and arrest Lofton, according to a news release from Portsmouth Police Chief Robert Ware and Scioto County Sheriff Marty Donini.