Butler deputies find $2,000 cash, cocaine in drug bust

Butler deputies find $2,000 cash, cocaine in drug bust
2 people were arrested after a drug bust in Fairfield on Tuesday. (Source: Butler County Sheriff's Office)

BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - Two-thousand in cash and one ounce of cocaine were confiscated during a drug raid in Butler County, the sheriff’s office says.

The Butler County Undercover Regional Narcotics Unit (BURN) conducted a search warrant at 9 South Timber Hollow Dr. Apartment 934 in Fairfield on Tuesday.

One ounce of cocaine was found during the raid.
One ounce of cocaine was found during the raid. (Source: Butler County Sheriff's Office)

Along with the cash and drugs, drug paraphernalia was also found during the raid.

Carlos Mayo Jr. was arrested on multiple warrants out of several jurisdictions and charged with possession and trafficking of drugs.

Carlos Mayo Jr. was charged with possession and trafficking of drugs
Carlos Mayo Jr. was charged with possession and trafficking of drugs (Source: Butler County Sheriff's Office)

“I am sending a clear message to drug traffickers in Butler County. We are coming after you and won’t give up until you are arrested and held accountable for the lives you destroy on a daily basis,” Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones said.

Deputies also arrested Avery Galliher on a warrant out of the city of Hamilton.

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