Woman pleads guilty to selling drugs in Salem

LISBON -A Youngstown woman pleaded guilty as charged to selling drugs from a Salem home in November 2011.

Marquaela L. Cousart, 23, is scheduled to be sentenced on Aug. 2 after entering the guilty plea this week in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court. Cousart admitted to selling heroin from the apartment of Wayne Martin, East Third Street, Salem. The sale was to an informant working with the county Drug Task Force.

In other court action, Mark E. McMahon, 62, Summit Street, Salem, was sentenced to three years probation/treatment after pleading guilty to growing marijuana at his home in April 2011. He was found to be drug dependent and eligible for treatment in place of incarceration.

According to court records, McMahon was found with an indoor growing system, eight marijuana plants and six bags of marijuana.