MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A Morgantown man has been charged after police said they found marijuana in his possession.
On Nov. 6, officers with the Morgantown Police Department stopped a man near Prospect Street in Morgantown who matched the description of a suspect being sought by officers, according to a criminal complaint.
Officers identified the man as Jesse Cooper, 35, of Morgantown; when officers spoke to Cooper, they smelled “the odor of raw marijuana,” officers said.
During a search of Cooper and his property, officers found “individually packaged bags containing a large amount of suspected marijuana,” according to the complaint.
Cooper is charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. He is being held in North Central Regional Jail on $25,000 bond.