8/1/2014 11:50 AM
by Rebecca Turco
OAK HILL - An Oak Hill man is behind
bars on felony drug offenses after authorities reportedly found prescription
pills and thousands in cash at his home.
Curtis Lynn Treadway, 54, is charged
with delivery of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance
with intent to deliver and conspiracy to commit a felony.
Fayette County Sheriff Steve Kessler said
officers with from the Central West Virginia Drug Task Force as well as
detectives from the Raleigh County Drug Task Force made a controlled buy Thursday
night of a large quantity of Roxycodone pills from the residence on White Oak
Investigators searched the home and
seized a some Roxycodone pills and several firearms, according to Kessler. They
also reportedly seized more than $17,000 dollars in cash, including the money
previously used for the controlled purchase.
The incident remains under
investigation. Anyone with information about drug trafficking in the area is
urged to call the Central West Virginia Drug Task Force at 304-574-4216.