The Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force, along with Deputy U.S. Marshals, arrested two people on drug charges Monday, October 7 in Clarksburg.
Francesca Strakal, 20 of Gypsy, W.Va., and Tayla Keener, 22 of Bridgeport, were both arrested for maintaining a drug involved premises in the Clarksburg area. According to a news release from the Bridgeport Police Department, Strakal and Keener were arrested for their involvement in the conspiracy to distribute controlled substances in Clarksburg.
Strakal and Keener each face up to 20 years in prison and up to a $500,000 fine if convicted, according to the news release.
Anyone with information in connection with illegal drug trafficking in the Harrison County area are asked to contact the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force at 304-848-7053 or the tip line at 304-709-3784.