Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

January 23, 2014

McDowell County man arrested for trying to sell drugs in downtown Welch


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

WELCH — A man who police say was yelling at people in downtown Welch and attempting to sell pills has been arrested on drug charges, McDowell County Sheriff Martin West said today.

West said the sheriff’s office received a complaint Tuesday regarding Kenny Lee Jones, 37, of Bradshaw.

West said Jones was located and apprehended and found to posses a schedule IV controlled substance. West said Jones was charged with possession with intent to sell a schedule IV controlled substance.

Magistrate Steve Cox arraigned Jones and ordered bond set at $10,000.

West said Jones bonded out on the charge Wednesday.