W.Va. man arrested on drug charges

Published 10:30 am Thursday, July 14, 2016

Controlled purchases prompt warrants

SOUTH POINT — A Huntington man was charged with trafficking in drugs, following the execution of a search warrant at a South Point motel.

According to a news release from Lawrence County Prosecuting Attorney Brigham Anderson, controlled purchases of heroin in the South Point area were completed from Keyen Lamar McJimpson, 39.

Officers from the Lawrence Drug & Major Crimes Task Force, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, and the Ironton Police Department executed a search warrant at the Grandview Inn located in South Point, and seized approximately three ounces of herion and cash, the attorney’s office said.

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McJimpson will be arraigned in Lawrence County Municipal Court on today.