Donate To Hometown Healthcare Heroes

Belmont County Sheriff’s arrest female for trafficking and drug possession

Belmont County

Belmont County, OH (WTRF)- After receiving a call for a suspicious person at a local motel, the Belmont County Sheriff’s Office arrested a female for trafficking and drug possession.

Deputies said they could smell an overwhelming odor of marijuana and during a search of a vehicle, they discovered over 6 kilos, over 12 pounds, of suspected cocaine and over two pounds of marijuana bagged for sale.

23-year-old, Ivelisse Cruz-Alcantara, of Reading PA, was arrested and is currently being held ion the Belmont County jail.

Cruz-Alcantara’s bond has been sent to $1000,000.00

Sheriff Lucas says this is the largest quantity of cocaine ever seized by the Sheriff’s Office.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

video

More Video

Don't Miss

Trending Stories

More Top News

WTRF 7News Twitter