The Weirton Police Street Crimes Unit arrested two people on drug charges Tuesday night following a traffic stop.
The incident happened about 7 p.m. on Cove Hill Road. According to authorities, Eric Patton, 46, of Pittsburgh, and Walter Milom, 47, of Burgettstown, were arrested after police found about half a pound of marijuana in their vehicle.
Authorities say Patton is facing charges of possession with intent to distribute. Milom faces charges of conspiracy with intent to distribute. Both are being held in the Northern Regional Jail.