PORTSMOUTH, OH (WOWK)—A man is in custody after police say they found large quantities of drugs at a home in Portsmouth.
According to a release from the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force, officers executed a search warrant at a home on the 1800 block of Mabert Rd. They say they found 24 grams of suspected crystal methamphetamine, 66 grams of suspected heroin/fentanyl, 3 grams of suspected crack cocaine, digital scales, sandwich baggies, $2,339.00 cash, 5 firearms, and additional evidence of drug trafficking.
They say the estimated street value of the drugs is $7,000.
Lawrence Coleman Hicks, of Cincinnati, was arrested and charged with trafficking drugs, possession of drugs, and having weapons under disability.