Bond was set at $50,000 for William Bragg II, of Dayton.

Bond set at $50,000 for gang member arrested in Butler County

FIRST REPORT: Alleged gang member arrested in Butler County

William Bragg II, 26, was charged with two counts of possession of drugs, both felonies, said Sgt. Mike Hackney from the Butler County Sheriff’s Office. He was arrested Friday night after he was found to have drug paraphernalia inside a Monroe hotel, the Butler County Sheriff’s Office said.

Bragg allegedly has ties with the MS13 gang, which started in Los Angeles, police said.

JAIL MUGS: See who’s been book in the Butler County Jail

Bragg remains in the Butler County Jail, records show. He will return to court for his preliminary hearing later this month.

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