FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Two Fayette County men face charges after a traffic stop.
According to Sheriff Mike Fridley, a Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic infraction late last night. A search was executed following a positive indication by a Sheriff’s K-9. During a pat-down procedure of one of the occupants, the subject became combative. Found on this subject was a large bag of suspected heroin as well as nearly $1,200 in cash.
This subject, Andre Watkins of Montgomery, is charged with Possession With Intent to Deliver Narcotics, Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer and Conspiracy to Commit a Felony.
The other occupant, Craig Kinder of Mount Carbon, is charged with Conspiracy to Commit a Felony. Both subjects will now await court proceedings.