Putnam Special Enforcement Unit warrant sweep nets five arrests, recovers stolen truck

Picture of warrant sweep at Marina Park. (Courtesy: Putnam SEU)

Five people were arrested in a warrant sweep in Putnam County that focused on the Marina Park area of Teays Valley.

Members of the Special Enforcement Unit, D-Shift patrol units, along with the Narcotics Unit also assisted in the sweep that took place Friday afternoon.

Deputies say six warrants were served and a stolen truck was also recovered. The sweep was prompted by drug and theft complaints by neighbors, according to deputies with the Special Enforcement Unit.

Those arrested were:

-Keith B. Newsome of Teays Valley - Charge: Transferring and receiving a stolen vehicle warrant out of Kanawha County

-Travis M. Edmonds of Hurricane - Charge: Prohibited person in possession of a firearm

-Orville E. Cobb - Teays Valley - Charge: Possession of a controlled substance warrant out of Cabell County

-Patricia Anderson - Elkview - Charge: Truancy warrant out of Kanawha County

-Sabrina L. Morgan - Simon - Charge: Reckless driving warrant out of Kanawha County and suspended operators warrant out of Kanawha County

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