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Four arrested on drug charges in Portsmouth, OH

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Ronald E. Fields faces drug charges in Ohio. Ronald E. Fields faces drug charges in Ohio.
Orlando C. Smith faces drug charges in Ohio. Orlando C. Smith faces drug charges in Ohio.
Thomas Smith faces drug charges in Ohio. Thomas Smith faces drug charges in Ohio.
Vernita S. Willliams was arrested on drug charges in Ohio. Vernita S. Willliams was arrested on drug charges in Ohio.
PORTSMOUTH, OH -

Four people will face drug charges after the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force found drugs during a traffic stop.

On June 9, officers with the task force stopped a vehicle on the 1900 block of 23rd Street in Portsmouth, Ohio at about 2:59 p.m.

A K-9 unit with the task force alerted on the vehicle and a search revealed about 47.9 grams of crack cocaine, about 7.2 grams of heroin, and about $400 cash.

Orlando C. Smith, Vernita S. Williams, Thomas Smith and Ronald E. Fields were all arrested and charged with trafficking and possession of cocaine and trafficking and possession of heroin.

All four were taken to the Scioto County Jail.