A man from Detroit and a woman from Defiance were slammed behind bars following a brief pursuit that happened Thursday evening in Defiance.
It alls started when officers executed a search warrant at a Napoleon motel, in which the two were allegedly running a drug business out of.
26 year old Damien Smith of Detroit was arrested on parole violations and warrants from Defiance Municipal Court.
29 year old Mercedes Mason-Smith of Defiance, was charged with possession of cocaine.
Both were locked up at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, with bond for Mason-Smith set at $100,000 cash, and Damien Smith’s bond set at $25,000.
A large amount of cocaine was also seized during the search of the Napoleon Motor Inn, which Smith and Mason-Smith allegedly had been using as the site for their drug business.