Heroin dealer accused of probation violations is held without bond

Cary Ashby • May 23, 2014 at 9:07 PM

A Norwalk man accused of violating the terms of his probation is being held without bond until his next court hearing.

Roy L. Staley, 45, of 12 Ford Ave., stipulated Monday in Huron County Common Pleas Court there was probable cause he violated the terms of his community control sanctions. His next hearings is scheduled for June 9.

Staley reportedly tested positive for Benzodiazepine, opiates and oxycodone, Huron County Assistant Prosecutor Daivia Kasper said.

Starting in early October, the defendant was subject to random drug screens during his three years of probation for trafficking in heroin. His driver's license was suspended for six months. Staley also was fined $250 and must pay $40 in restitution to the Huron County Sheriff's Office to cover the cost of drug testing.

Staley faces one year in prison onhis suspected probation violations.

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