A McDowell County Man Arrested For Cocaine

BRADSHAW (WOAY) – The McDowell County Sheriff’s Office says Erick Scott Viars, 46, or Bradshaw was arrested for several plastic baggies containing cocaine, a schedule II controlled substance.

On Monday, February 5, 2018, Deputies with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office along with members of the Southern Regional Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and Troopers from the Welch Detachment of the West Virginia State Police executed a search warrant in the Three Forks area of McDowell County (Near the Town of Bradshaw).

Viars is charged with possession with intent to deliver a schedule II controlled substance. He was arraigned on Monday, February 5, 2018, before Magistrate Steve Cox under a $25,000 bond. He is awaiting transport to the South Western Regional Jail.

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