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Man to be arraigned on drug charges

Published 10:32am Wednesday, November 20, 2013


An Ironton man is facing drug charges after a search warrant was executed at a city address.

On Tuesday evening the Lawrence Drug and Major Crimes Task Force and the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 610 S. 10th St. Ironton.

Following the search Christopher Wilson, 41, was arrested. In the search of Wilson’s residence 43 grams of cocaine and cash were found, according to a release from task force.

Wilson is charged with trafficking in drugs and will be arraigned on Thursday in Ironton Municipal Court.


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