Select News By Topic

Select News By Topic
  • overdose
  • heroin
  • death
  • fentanyl
  • prescription
  • search warrant
  • education
  • naloxone
  • oxycodone
  • cocaine
Reset Selections
Drug charges send Salem man to prison for seven years

Corey A. Snay, 22, South Union Avenue, Salem, was sentenced in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to seven years and four months in a state prison in three drug-related cases. The newest charges dealt with the illegal manufacturing of methamphetamine, the illegal possession of the chemicals for manufacturing meth and several counts of possession of […]

Read More
Large quantity of drugs found in Liverpool homes

EAST LIVERPOOL - Drugs with a street value of nearly $20,000 were found in two East End homes Monday afternoon during execution of search warrants by police agencies. The Columbiana County Drug Task Force (DTF), Special Response Team (SRT) and city police officers converged on homes at 1057 St. George St. and 1054 Railroad St.t, […]

Read More
Dangerous drug discovery leads to arrests in Wellsville

Two men are in jail in Columbiana County after the drug fentanyl was discovered inside a Wellsville home. Columbiana County Drug Task Force officials say they were executing a search warrant Tuesday at 16325 State Route 45 in Wellsville, when they arrested Mack Griffin of Cleveland, Ohio for an outstanding warrant on possession of drug […]

Read More
Suspected drugs found during ELO raid

Units with the Columbiana County Drug Task Force in conjunction with East Liverpool police raided a home located on 933 Bank St. around 8:30 a.m. Friday and took a Cuyahoga County man into custody. Officers found drugs, contraband and an undetermined amount of cash inside the home, which was consistent with the sale of drugs. […]

Read More
Woman arrested in connection with alleged East Liverpool cocaine

An East Liverpool woman is being held by Federal Marshals following a six-month-long investigation into cocaine trafficking in that city. Katie Riley, 25, was taken into custody on Monday after investigators charged her with conspiracy to to distribute cocaine. Members of the Columbiana County Drug Task Force and the Drug Enforcement Agency began investigating this […]

Read More