Two in Fayette County are in jail on drug charges

Joshua Evan Hanshew

ANSTED, WV (WOAY) – A traffic stop in Ansted leads to felony drug charges.

Sheriff Mike Fridley says Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies executed a traffic stop on a vehicle in the Ansted area late last night for an infraction. After a positive indication by a Sheriff’s K-9, a search was conducted that yielded methamphetamines, marijuana, three firearms, baggies for packaging, scales, and nearly $2,000 in cash.

Joshua Hanshew and Susan Fields of Ansted were arrested and each charged with Possession With Intent to Deliver Narcotics and Conspiracy to Commit a Felony.

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

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