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Police arrest fugitive, find 'sizable' amount of drugs

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Posted at 6:58 PM, Feb 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-09 18:58:17-05

CINCINNATI -- Police arrested a man Thursday wanted in connection to a Kenton County shooting.

Craig Gaines, 27, was arrested in the 4000 block of West Eighth Street without incident during a traffic stop, police announced.

Gaines was wanted on several charges related to a shooting in Kenton County, Kentucky, police said.

Another man in the vehicle with Gaines, 27-year-old Tracy Williams, was also arrested.

Police said Williams "was in possession of a sizable quantity of narcotics" including 21.35 grams of heroin and 120 OxyContin tablets. He was charged with possession and drug trafficking. He was had two unrelated warrants.