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Cocaine, cash, and scales seized from traffic stop

MOUNT HOPE, W.Va. (WVVA) - A Mount Hope man is in jail on drug charges in Fayette County. 

Early this morning a Fayette County Sheriff's Deputy was on routine patrol in Oak Hill.

The Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic infraction. 

After a search of the vehicle was conducted, a quantity of cocaine was found,  along with cash and scales. 

Kevin Walton, 31 of Mount Hope, was arrested and charged with Possession With Intent to Deliver Narcotics. 

He was transported to the Southern Regional Jail to await arraignment. 

If you have any information regarding this incident, contact the Fayette County Sheriff's Department at 304-574-3590.

Bailey Pace

Social Media and Digital Content Manager

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