Drugs, guns cash seized during raid

STEUBENVILLE – The Jefferson County Drug Task Force says heroin, two handguns and more than $7,000 in cash were seized Monday during a raid at 241 N. Ninth St.

Rashaan Mukes, 27, of Steubenville was charged with one count of trafficking in drugs and one count of weapons under disability, in addition to the original charge of possession of drugs reported Monday.

Mukes, formerly of Chicago, was arrested at the residence without incident, police said. Charges are pending against other suspects, they said.

Assisting with the investigation were Steubenville Police and the Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation.