Passenger charged with drug offenses

BellefontainePolice Patch

Stacy K. Young, 27, of 214 Pratt St., Apt. 9, was charged Tuesday with possession of crack cocaine, possession of dangerous drugs, illegal conveyance of drugs into a jail and tampering with evidence.

She was a rear seat passenger in a car which was stopped around 11:25 p.m. for speeding in the 700 block of north Main Street.

Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department noted she tried to conceal three prescription pain relievers in her left hand while seated in the vehicle. A fourth pill was recovered from the rear passenger floor board.

She was taken into custody and transported to the Logan County Jail. There, staff recovered a plastic baggie containing crack cocaine during a search of her body.

The motorist, Rodney Frey, 53, of Enon, was cited for having an expired driver’s license.

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