Two arrested after drugs, paraphernalia found in Huntington home
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) —
Two people are facing felony charges after a search warrant was executed at a home in the 1100 block of Jefferson Avenue in Huntington.
Jeffrey David Payne, 40, of South Point, Ohio, is charged with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver and a probation violation from Lincoln County, according to a news release from Huntington police.
Summer Marie Scott, 27, of Huntington is charged with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver and a felony capias warrant, the release said.
A third person was detained and released at the scene, and police said additional arrests are expected.
During the search, the release said police recovered distribution amounts methamphetamine and paraphernalia used for packaging and using drugs. Police also found uncapped needles throughout the home.
The release said the property owner, Bill Perdue, will be issued a nuisance letter and will have 10 days to respond. On Tuesday, Perdue pleaded guilty to two counts under the city's nuisance property ordinance and agreed to pay two $500 fines for allowing ongoing problems to take place at a Washington Avenue residence earlier this year. Twelve people were arrested after a search of the Washington Avenue home on Jan. 3 and Feb. 20.