BUTLER COUNTY — A man is facing felony drugs after cocaine was seized following a local drug task force investigation.
The Butler County Sheriff’s Office Undercover Regional Narcotics Task Force (BURN) with the assistance of the Cincinnati Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) executed a vehicle takedown in the city of Fairfield, the sheriff’s office wrote on social media.
The vehicle stopped stemmed from a joint investigation.
Napoleon Figueroa-Pineda, 44, was arrested and items were seized from the vehicle.
Among those items were 10 kilograms of cocaine, which came directly from Mexico, the sheriff’s office said.
Figueroa-Pineda was arrested and charged with possession and trafficking of cocaine, both first-degree felony charges.
He is currently being held in the Butler County Jail on a $500,000 bond. He’ll be in court next on Nov. 14, according to court records.
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