East Palestine man arrested on drug possession charges

YOUNGSTOWN – An East Palestine man was arrested on drug possession charges following a traffic stop on Saturday afternoon.

According to the Journal’s news partner, WKBN-Channel 27, Justin Magness, 33, was driving on Volney Avenue about 5 p.m. when he was pulled over for a traffic violation by Youngstown police.

A search of his vehicle turned up two bags of suspected cocaine found in the glove compartment.

Magness was charged with drug possession and scheduled to appear in court on Monday, WKBN said.