Drug Raids on Two Kent Houses Thursday Night
One suspect at large
Officers in the Portage County Drug Task Force raided two Kent houses Thursday night seizing drugs and making several arrests for dealing.
The Portage County Sheriff's Office released the following statement:
The drug raids were at 551 Franklin Ave. and 263 Indian Valley Dr. The task force seized crack cocaine, heroin, marijuana and numerous prescription drugs at the Franklin Ave residence. Heroin and cocaine was seized at the 263 Indian Valley address.
Charged with trafficking in drugs was Michael Albaugh, 42, last known address of 1035 Garden View Drive of Kent. Also charged with trafficking drugs was Arthur E. Davis Jr.,23 with an address of 771 Heath Lane, Streetsboro, OH. Another individual was charged with possession of marijuana in last night’s raids.
One subject, Cody Belford, 24 of 551 Franklin Ave., is currently being sought for
trafficking in drugs. Cody Belford left the scene of 551 Franklin Ave. just prior to agents’ arrival. Belford was last seen operating a 1990s model 550 Kawasaki motorcycle.
Belford should be considered armed, and he could be dangerous. Any information on the location of Belford should be reported to the sheriff’s office or the nearest law enforcement agency.