Local News 3-7-18

Dr. Clifford Mathieson Stamper
March 7, 2018
High Country Grizzlies Events
March 7, 2018
Local News 3-7-18

THE ASHE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE REPORTS ANOTHER DRUG BUST, THE SECOND THIS WEEK.  ON TUESDAY, A TRAFFIC STOP IN GLENDALE SPRINGS YIELDED APPROXIMATELY 33 GRAMS OF CRYSTAL METHAMPHETAMINE AND OVER 1,000 DOLLARS CASH.  46-YEAR-OLD JEFFREY TESTERMAN OF JEFFERSON AND 59-YEAR-OLD RUSSELL CRAVEN OF LAUREL SPRINGS WERE CHARGED WITH CONSPIRACY TO TRAFFIC METHAMPHETAMINE, POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO SELL AND DELIVER METH AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.  CRAVEN WAS ALSO CHARGED WITH MAINTAINING A VEHICLE FOR THE PURPOSE OF KEEPING AND SELLING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE.   BOTH SUSPECTS ARE BEING HELD IN THE ASHE DETENTION CENTER PENDING A FIRST COURT APPEARANCE THURSDAY.  BOONE POLICE AND NORTH CAROLINA S-B-I ASSISTED WITH THE INVESTIGATION AND APPREHENSION OF THE SUSPECTS.