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A Fayette County man has been apprehended on numerous charges from two counties

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va (WVVA) – A Fayette County man has been captured on numerous charges from Fayette and Kanawha County. This man has numerous criminal charges against him. He was located and taken into custody this morning in Smithers.

54 year old George “Speedy” Legg was wanted on pending charges from the WVSP, Cedar Grove Police Department, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department as well as WV State Parole Services. Legg is a parole absconder and will not be allowed release on bail at this time. Tips received from the public were a contributing factor in locating Legg. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Department along with the Montgomery Police Department and the Smithers Police Department conducted the apprehension.

If you have any information regarding this incident, contact the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department at 304-574-3590, or through our Facebook page “Fayette County Sheriff’s Department,” or you can contact Crime Stoppers of West Virginia at 304-255-STOP.

Kaleigh Compton

Digital Content Manager Quintern

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