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Belmont County Fugitive Arrested in Steubenville

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A wanted Belmont County man is behind bars Wednesday in Jefferson County after being arrested for possession of a hypodermic needle.

Steubenville police found a car belonging to Chad McKeever in an alley between Maryland Avenue and Ridge Avenue.  After running a routine check, it showed that McKeever was driving under suspension and has a bench warrant out of Belmont County.

Police found a hypodermic needle in McKeever's pants pockets and pieces of cotton allegedly used as a filter to inject heroin. McKeever appeared in court Wednesday morning.