Oak Hill woman arrested on drug charges

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) – An Oak Hill woman is facing drug charges in Fayette County. Sheriff Mike Fridley released the following information regarding this incident.

In the early morning hours last night, a Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputy was on routine patrol in the Oak Hill area. The Deputy encountered a vehicle that was coming at him in his lane. The Deputy was able to get the vehicle stopped and made contact with the driver. The driver was found to be unlicensed due to a previous DUI conviction. A subsequent search of the vehicle located a quantity of heroin, baggies, and scales consistent with the sales of narcotics.

Bonita Hobbs, 48 of Oak Hill, was arrested and charged with Possession With Intent to Deliver Narcotics and Driving While License Revoked due to DUI. She was transported to the Southern Regional Jail to await arraignment.

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