Rivesville man arrested on drug charge in Monongalia County


A Rivesville man was arrested Wednesday on a drug charge in Monongalia County.

Kevin Clarke, 27, was stopped while driving on Monongahela Boulevard near Texas Roadhouse in Star City, according to the Star City Police Department.

When police approached Clarke’s vehicle, they said they noticed him stuffing something toward the floor of the vehicle, according to court documents. While searching him, police said they noticed a bulge in Clarke’s sock and asked him what it was. Clarke replied, “You know what it is.”

Police said they found multiple bags of methamphetamine and arrested Clarke.

Clarke was charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance.

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