HAVACO, WV (LOOTPRESS) – On Sunday, January 17, 2021, Deputies with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office conducted a stop in the Havaco area (near Welch) of McDowell county.
Upon conducting the stop, a Kobe Brown fled the scene deputies gave chase and, after a short foot pursuit, found a number of drugs and firearms on Kobe Brown from Havaco. Kobe Brown was charged with fleeing on foot, obstructing an officer, possession with intent to deliver a schedule I controlled substance, possession with intent to deliver a schedule II controlled substance 2 counts, possession with intent to deliver a schedule III controlled substance, possession of a firearm while in the commission of a felony.
He was arraigned before Magistrate Richard VanDyke, and a bond of $97,000 was set. He was transported to Southwestern Regional Jail awaiting trial.