Sophia Police arrest man after finding 20 grams of meth

SOPHIA, WV (WOAY) – Man arrested in Sophia after police find 20 grams of meth.

Officer J.J Crawford of the Sophia Police Department arrested Brian Burgess for possession and intent recovering 20 grams of meth, after initiating a traffic stop. He was assisted by Lieutenant G.P Stowers of the Sophia Police Department and officers from the Raleigh County Sheriffs Department.

Burgess is being held at the Southern Regional Jail.

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