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Highway Patrol makes cocaine bust in Lucasville

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A woman faces felony drug charges after officers make a traffic stop in Scioto county Thursday.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says they stopped a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am on US 23 in Lucasville around 8 p.m. Thursday.

Officers say after questioning the passenger, the woman said she was carrying drugs.

At the Portsmouth post, officers say the passenger gave them 84 grams of cocaine, and eight grams of marijuana.

They say the drugs have a street value of $8,500.

The passenger, Shameka A. Gavin, 27, is charged with felony drug possession and cited into Portsmouth Municipal court.