5 foreign nationals arrested during Braceville turnpike traffic stop; passports surrendered

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NEWTON FALLS, Ohio - Five foreign nationals were arrested in Braceville Township last Friday and they were charged with possessing criminal tools and forgery.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol said the car was initially pulled over on the turnpike for an improper lane change. While searching the car, troopers said a machine used to duplicate credit cards was found.

The five men arrested were Jibril Abdiselam, 24; Mohammeddeq Hassan, 27; Mohamed  Mahamoud, 26;  Zakaria Warsame, 25;  and Said Abu.

They are all from the Columbus area and are currently being held in the Trumbull County Jail. They each surrendered their passport as well.

They are set to appear in court Thursday.

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