Deputies arrest Canton man after heroin found in home with young children
CANTON, Ohio- One man is facing charges after Stark County Sheriff’s deputies found drugs in a house with young children.
The metro narcotics unit searched a home on Young Avenue Northeast in Canton on Monday as part of lengthy drug trafficking investigation. They discovered 5.5 grams of heroin, a loaded Colt 45 pistol, ammunition and digital scales.
According to the Stark County Sheriff’s Office, the drugs and gun were accessible to children between the ages of 1 and 5 years old.
Troy Lyn Williams, 31, was arrested and charged with possession of weapons under a disability, trafficking heroin and two counts of endangering children.
The case is still under investigation and anyone with information should call the sheriff’s office at 330-430-3697.