Police uncover half million dollars worth of Oxycontin

(UNION TOWNSHIP, OH) -- Union Township Police and the Clermont County narcotics unit seized more than a half million dollars worth of Oxycontin.

Investigators say they got a tip which led to a car hauling all the drugs on Eastgate Boulevard Sunday afternoon.

Officers say the pills are worth about $80 per pill on the street.

Police also confiscated more than $2,000 in cash from the accused drug carriers.

Three suspects are behind bars, but their identities haven't been released.