Lewis County man arrested after deputies said he sold meth to a CI

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A Lewis County man has been arrested after deputies conducted a series of controlled buys for methamphetamine.

Deputies with the Lewis County Sheriff’s Department arrested James Marsh, 23, of Weston after conducting two controlled buys between Marsh and a cooperating individual (CI) in January 2019.

Deputies said the first controlled buy was on January 9. Deputies said they utilized a CI to purchase approximately 0.5 grams of methamphetamine from Marsh for $50. The exchange occurred at Marsh’s residence in Weston, according to deputies.

Deputies said the second controlled buy was on January 23. Deputies again utilized a CI to purchase 0.5 grams of methamphetamine from Marsh for $50 at his residence, according to a criminal complaint.

Marsh has been charged with two counts of delivery of methamphetamine. He is being held at Central Regional Jail.

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