Two arrested on drug charges out of Raleigh County

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – Two people are in jail on drug charges.

Earlier this morning, the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office SRT assisted the Beckley Raleigh County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force in serving two search warrants in the Sullivan Camp area of Raleigh County.

As a result of these search warrants, Krystle Elaine Cresce, 31, of Sullivan and Lynn Thomas Lambert Jr, 45, of Soak Creek, was arrested and charged with possession of heroin with intent to distribute.

One hundred eighty-six grams of heroin, six firearms, and $14,000 in suspected drug money were seized as well.


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