2 Lehighton men are locked up after a traffic stop turns into a drug bust.
According to a criminal complaint, 33 year old Ronald Ventura and 19 year old Brandon Frey were found to have over 1,000 doses of heroin or fentanyl packaged for distribution.
After a search of the car, officers also found 3 grams of meth, hypodermic needles and cash.
When taken into custody, Ventura managed to escape from a holding cell and was later found at a home on First Street in Lehighton.
Both men are being held in the Carbon Correctional Facility on a list of felony drug charges.