Man charged with trafficking cocaine

By Sam Wildow - [email protected]


PIQUA – Piqua resident Jonathan R. Rivers, 28, was arrested Monday on three counts of fourth-degree felony trafficking cocaine charges. One of the charges stemmed from a warrant from the Piqua Police Department filed on July 10.

Rivers was recognized during a traffic stop on Monday when he was picked up. During the traffic stop, Rivers was reportedly found to have crack cocaine, oxycodone, and cash with him, according to Deputy Chief Tom Steiner of the Piqua Police Department.

Rivers is currently being held at the Miami County Jail and is awaiting arraignment.

The Piqua Police Department can be contacted at (937) 778-2027. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling 937-615-TIPS (8477) or by visiting for more information.

To submit an anonymous tip through text messaging, type the keyword PIQUAPD and the message, then send it to 274637.


By Sam Wildow

[email protected]

Reach Sam Wildow at (937) 451-3336 or on Twitter @TheDailyCall

Reach Sam Wildow at (937) 451-3336 or on Twitter @TheDailyCall

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