9 stores busted on sales of alcohol, smokes

Nine businesses sold alcohol or tobacco to underage patrons Monday during a compliance check by the METRICH Enforcement Unit. METRICH Commander Lt. Keith Porch said authorities stopped by 76 businesses that sold either alcohol or tobacco. The clerks of the violating...

Zig Stag owner arrested

The owner of to Zig Stag, 20 E. Market St., Tiffin, was arrested Thursday night after being indicted by a Seneca County grand jury on five felony charges. Shawn G. Stagnolia, 35, of Tiffin, faces one count each of aggravated possession of drugs, distribution of...

Police raid Loudonville Tobacco Shop

Authorities seized more than $15,000 worth of drug-related items during a Tuesday raid at the Loudonville Tobacco Shop. The investigation, partially funded by the METRICH Enforcement Unit, was initiated after complaints the store was selling various forms of synthetic...