Man arrested when drug-related search warrant executed

FOSTORIA — A man was arrested when execution of a search warrant at his residence yielded marijuana, cocaine, criminal tools, money, a firearm and drug paraphernalia, according to Seneca County Drug Task Force – METRICH Enforcement Unit.

The task force — with officers from Fostoria Police Department, Drug Enforcement Administration’s task force and Bureau of Criminal Investigation’s Narcotics Division – executed a drug-related search warrant at 526 Gormley St., Fostoria, Tuesday.

It is the residence of Florentino Rodriguez, 27, and Vanessa Rodriguez, 27, according to a release.

Florentino Rodriguez was charged with trafficking cocaine, a first-degree felony, and trafficking marijuana, a second-degree felony, and was at Seneca County Jail, according to a release.

Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley signed the search warrant, and it yielded marijuana, cocaine, criminal tools, money, a firearm and drug paraphernalia, the release states.

Citizens can continue to report suspicious activity to their local agencies or to the drug task force’s hotline at (419) 443-0463.

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