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Wetzel Man Arrested On Drug Charge

By Staff | Apr 26, 2018

According to Wetzel County Sheriff Mike Koontz, Michael Stansberry of Doolin Run Road was arrested April 24 and charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, methampethamine.

The Tuesday night arrest was the result of an investigation and executed search warrant.

Koontz said officers seized a pistol, a shotgun, 16 grams of methamphetamine, and around $1,000.

Koont said the investigation was conducted by Corporal Spragg and Deputies Swanburg and Neff, as well as Patrolmen Utt and Chichick from the New Martinsville Police Department.

“This is yet another good example of agency cooperation resulting in an arrest,” said Sheriff Koontz.