Two arrested after drugs found during traffic stop in Belmont County

Special to the Enterprise

Two people were arrested on drug charges during a traffic stop in the Morristown area on June 21.

The Belmont County Criminal Interdiction Unit arrested Denard Nelson, 42, of Columbus, and Carolyn Pierce, 30, of Barnesville.

Detectives found multiple bags of drugs and drug paraphernalia.

Nelson faces trafficking charges, while Pierce is accused of drug possession.