Ironton man found guilty of selling drugs

Published 12:50 pm Thursday, November 17, 2016

IRONTON — Arnold Ray Anderson Jr., 39, of Ironton, was found guilty by a jury on Tuesday of three counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs.

Lawrence County assistant prosecuting attorney C. Michael Gleichauf presented the case to the jury and visiting Judge Richard Walton.

Anderson was indicted by a grand jury in July of this year after a covert investigation by the Ironton Police Department Drug and Special Response Unit. The investigation revealed that Anderson was trafficking in oxycodone and methamphetamines.

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Sentencing was set for Wednesday, Nov. 30.