Two arrested on drug charges in Fayette County

Susan Fields

FAYETTEVILLE, WV (WOAY) – A Fayette County pair are in jail on felony drug charges.

According to Sheriff Mike Fridley, on Monday evening, The Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in Fayetteville. The occupants were found to be in possession of 57 grams of methamphetamines, a bag of marijuana, over $2,000 in currency, scales, packaging materials, and three handguns.

Joshua Hanshew, 30 of Ansted and Susan Fields, 37 also of Ansted, were both arrested and charged with Possession With Intent to Deliver Narcotics, three counts of Prohibited Person in Possession of Firearms, Conspiracy to Commit a Felony and Drug Conspiracy.

They both were transported to the Southern Regional Jail to await arraignment.

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