Pennsylvania Man Arrested in Fayette County on Drug Charges

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A Pennsylvania man was arrested this morning on drug charges in Fayette County.


At about 1:00 am this morning, a Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputy conducted a traffic stop on U.S. Route 19 in the Hico area for traveling nearly 20 mph over the speed limit.


The driver submitted a small amount of marijuana to the deputy upon initial investigation. After K-9 “Arras” conducted a vehicle scan, the deputy was able to locate another quantity of marijuana concealed in an oil treatment container.


The search also yielded 78 individual wax paper stamps marked “spider” containing a substance believed to be heroin. An amount of cash and 4 CBD cartridges was located as well.


The driver, Jacob E. Druga (24 of Oakdale, Pennsylvania) was charged with 2 counts of Possession with Intent to Deliver Narcotics and was remanded to the Southern Regional Jail.



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