Traffic Stop Leads to Cocaine Bust

LUCASVILLE, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A traffic stop by the Ohio State Highway Patrol ended with the arrest of the driver on a felony drug charge.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Shameka Gavin, 27, of Columbus was pulled over for a traffic violation about 8:00 p.m. Thursday on U.S. 23 in Lucasville, Ohio.

Troopers say that Gavin had 84 grams of cocaine and eight grams of marijuana in her possession. The Ohio State Highway Patrol estimates that the illegal drugs have a combined street value of about $8,500.

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