One wanted on charges after entering an abandoned mine in Raleigh County

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – A man is wanted by deputies after entering an abandoned mine. 

Eddie Williams is charged for breaking and entering Rock House Powellton Mine on Saturday, December 8, 2018, along with three other people. 

Williamson is charged with breaking and entering, felony of conspiracy, and lying to law enforcement.

Williams came out of the mine on his own on Monday, December 10, 2018. 

Williams was charged earlier this year for entering an abandoned mine to steal copper. He has not went to trial yet on those charges.

If you know where Williams is, please contact the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Department.

As of now, he is the only one charged. More charges could be filed on the other three.

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