Tawney Arrested For Posession Of One Quarter Pound Of Marijuana

Marlinton, WV – According to a press release from the office of Pocahontas County Prosecuting Attorney Donna M. Price, Joseph A “Bunker” Tawney was arrested in the evening hours of July 1st, 2009. He was arrested for possession with intent to deliver a schedule 1 (one) controlled substance, specifically marijuana. Pocahontas County Sheriffs Dept Sgt B.C. Totten and Deputy N.D. Simmons made the arrest, assisted by the WV State Police.

The accused was in possession of one quarter pound of marijuana with a street value of $1000.00

Thanks to Pocahontas County Prosecuting Attorney Donna M. Price for this information.

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