Cocaine ring bust in Seneca County

Charles V. Richardson

The Seneca County Drug Task Force ended a 3-month drug investigation that led to the arrest of a Fostoria man in Tiffin yesterday.

35-year-old Charles V. Richardson of Fostoria was arrested for trafficking cocaine.Officials say a large quantity of cocaine was seized from Richardson that interrupted a cocaine distribution ring that ran throughout Northwest Ohio. Richardson's residence on Elwood Avenue in Fostoria also unveiled crack cocaine, marijuana, & additional criminal tools affiliated with the investigation.

Additional charges are pending on Richardson. He is being held at the Seneca County Jail.