Police: 2 businesses, including candy store, busted for making, selling heroin

Gummies are one of many candies you’ll be able to buy at the new Yummi Joy when it opens in late August. Contributed by Toy Joy

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Gummies are one of many candies you’ll be able to buy at the new Yummi Joy when it opens in late August. Contributed by Toy Joy

Police say they found large amounts of drugs inside two North College Hill businesses.

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The two businesses — Pure Quality Media Center and a candy store next to it at 1833 West Galbraith Road —were recently accused of making and selling heroin, our news partner WCPO reported.

Police said they found large amounts of the drug inside during a search Friday, Nov. 16.

Police said the search was part of a countywide drug raid conducted by SWAT and the Drug Abuse Reduction Task force (DART).

At the same time, police canine Onil alerted officers to marijuana and a gun in a nearby SUV, police said.

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