Percocet, cocaine seized in Middletown drug bust

Percocet, cocaine seized in Middletown drug bust
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MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Percocet and cocaine were seized in a Middletown drug bust, police announced on social media Tuesday.

The narcotics were found Friday when Middletown police's Special Investigative Unit searched Ricky King's residence in the 300 block of Ross Street on Friday.

King, police said, had been the subject of a drug trafficking investigation and was previously arrested on charges of aggravated robbery, tampering with evidence and possession of drugs.

Detectives said they found nearly 900 Percocet pills (and opiate) and cocaine.

King was charged with possession of drugs Percocet (a second degree felony because of the large amount,possession of drugs cocaine F5), and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Anyone with information on drug trafficking in Middletown is encouraged to report it to the drug hotline at 513-425-7749.

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