Task force charges two women





Brooke M. Minter, 20, of 605 1/2 N. Detroit St., was charged Friday with two counts of trafficking heroin and one count of possession of heroin as part of the Logan County Joint Drug Task Force investigation.

Detectives observed her in a pickup truck operated by Kimberly L. Carnes, 36, of 1161 Erie St., on U.S. Route 33 around 1 p.m. as they were coming back from Columbus. They stopped the vehicle at the U.S. Route 68 interchange. 

Ms. Carnes was charged with complicity to trafficking and lodged on a probation violation.

Recovered were 70 units of black tar heroin in a plastic bag, $65 and a cellular phone.

Both women were lodged in the Logan County Jail.