Convicted felon arrested in Bluefield after finding stolen car

BLUEFEILD, WV (WOAY) – Officers with the Bluefield Police Department arrested a convicted felon today after investigating a stolen vehicle.

Roger Hager, from Princeton, WV, was arrested after the search off Bull Tail Hollow Road. During the search, officers found 2.5 grams of methamphetamine, 20 grams of heroin, 75 grams of marijuana and a loaded 9 mm handgun.

The Mercer County Sheriffs Department assisted in this case, along with Bluefield K-9 unit Maverick. Hager was transported to Bluefield City Jail, and now awaits arraignment.