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McDowell County man arrested and charged with drug possession

MCDOWELL COUNTY, W. Va. (WVVA) - On January 8, 2021, at around 6:50 p.m., police conducted a traffic stop in the Welch area of McDowell County, resulting in an arrest.

During the traffic stop, 53-year old Curtis Gayle Whistlehunt was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Possession with intent to deliver a schedule I controlled substance.
  • 2 counts of possession with intent to deliver a schedule III controlled substance
  • Conspiracy

Whistlehunt was arraigned before Magistrate Richard Van Dyke and a bond of $80,000 was set.

53-year old Curtis Gayle Whistlehunt

Whistlehunt was remanded into the McDowell County Holding unit and is currently awaiting transport to the Southwestern Regional Jail.

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