Two Columbus women arrested after troopers find meth worth $43,000 during traffic stop

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GALLIA COUNTY, OH (WCMH) – The Ohio State Highway Patrol seized meth worth $43,000 during a traffic stop last week.

It happened May 4 on U.S. 35 in Gallia County. Troopers stopped a 2006 Honda Civic with Ohio tags for a marked lanes and license plate violation.

According to the patrol, a drug-sniffing dog from the Rio Grande Police Department alerted to the vehicle.

A search of the car revealed 453 grams mf meth.

The driver, Erica Mix, 27 and Michelle Mix, 49, were charged with possession of methamphetamine, a first-degree felony. Both were taken to the Galia County Jail.

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