Early Friday morning, Bellaire Police arrested 22-year-old Timothy Abate on Two Felony Drug Trafficking warrants.
The arrest was made in the 4200 block of Harrison Street just after midnight during a traffic stop where Abate was a passenger in the stopped vehicle.
Abate had eluded police two weeks ago in a county wide drug sweep. Abate was transported to the Belmont County Jail for lockup.
Bellaire Police were assisted by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Belmont County Sheriff's Department.
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