A Coventry Township man has been arrested for trafficking in marijuana.
At approximately 7:45 p.m., March 1, the Summit County Sheriff’s Office responded to a burglary on Kingsley Avenue in Coventry Township. A man reported a male suspect forcing entry into his neighbor’s house. The neighbor confronted the suspect who fled on foot. The neighbor chased the suspect until he turned and fired two rounds from a handgun. The suspect continued to flee in an unknown vehicle.
The homeowner, identified as Charles Kalail, arrived at his residence as deputies were securing the area. The residence was checked for evidence of the burglary and deputies located multiple packages of marijuana in plain view. A search warrant was obtained and additional packages of marijuana, Xanax, drug paraphernalia, cash and three firearms were recovered.
Charles Kalail, 29, was arrested and charged with trafficking in drugs-marijuana (F-5). He was booked into the Summit County Jail. Additional charges pending the outcome of the investigation.
Anyone with information regarding the identity of the burglar(s) should contact the Summit County Sheriff’s Office at 330-643-2181.
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