EP woman faces drug charges

LISBON – April L. Matthews, 27, East Martin Street, East Palestine, was served a secret indictment, charged with four counts of trafficking in drugs.

According to court documents, she is accused of selling or offering for sale less than 200 grams of marijuana on four dates – Dec. 2, 2011; Jan. 12, 2012; March 23, 2012 and March 28, 2012. The charges are fifth-degree felonies.

The indictment was issued by the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury in August.