ALLIANCE: A four-month investigation by the Alliance Police Department resulted in a drug bust Wednesday that netted seven arrests, cash, drugs and drug paraphernalia.
The Special Investigations Unit executed a search warrant in the 1600 block of Liberty Avenue, where they found a large number of people, including children.
During the search, officers located powdered cocaine, marijuana, prescription narcotics, a digital scale, $739 believed to be proceeds from illegal drug trafficking and several items relating to the sale of illegal drugs.
Police arrested Derrick Miller, 27; Michael Hickman, 29; Shelly Sloat, 26; Amber Shriver, 29; Adam Priest, 21; Melissa Sanders, 21; and Jacqueline Longobardi, 32, on various drug trafficking charges.
Miller, Hickman, Sloat and Longobardi were taken to the Stark County Jail. Shriver, Priest and Saunders were released after posting bond.
They will all be arraigned Friday in Alliance Municipal Court.