Hundreds of Oxycodone Pills Found in Drug Bust


ELYRIA, Ohio — Two men are facing felony drug charges after the Ohio State Highway Patrol said its troopers seized 724 Oxycodone pills during a traffic stop on the Ohio Turnpike.

They said that’s $22,000 worth of pills.

Troopers said they stopped a 2007 Chevy Impala with Alabama registration Tuesday around 5:30 p.m. in Lorain County.

They said it was for a marked lanes violation.

A probable cause search revealed the pills, along with marijuana roaches and residue.

The driver, McClearry D. Hill, 27, of Detroit, Michigan and passenger, Thomas G. Johnson-Hardwick, 24, of Roseville, Michigan, were taken to the Lorain County Jail and charged with possession of a scheduled II substance and aggravated drug trafficking.