Monongalia County Sheriff's Department Arrests 2 Men on Drug Charges
Two men are behind bars after the Monongalia County Sheriff's Department arrested them on drug charges.
Jason Hawthorne and Craig Grimes were taken into custody after deputies found a large quantity of drugs in their possession on Lower Aarons Creek Road, according to the sheriff's department.
When deputies responded to a call regarding an illegal burn, the sheriff's department said they smelled a strong odor of marijuana. Upon obtaining a search warrant, deputies also found 90 grams of crack, 30 grams of meth, 15 grams of heroin, and $2800 in cash, according to the sheriff's department.
Hawthorne and Grimes are in the North Central Regional Jail with bail set at $125,000 and $100,000, respectively.