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Pair arrested in McDowell County drug bust

Debra Walker Morefield Debra Walker Morefield
Joseph Morefield Joseph Morefield

WARRIORMINE (WVVA) - Two individuals were arrested following a drug bust in McDowell County.

The McDowell County Sheriff's Office -- in conjunction with the Southern Regional Drug and Violent Task Force -- conducted a search warrant at a residence in the Warriormine area of War.

Authorities seized prescription drugs and an undisclosed amount of cash during the search.

Police charged both Joseph Morefield and Debra Walker Morefield with possession with the intent to distribute a Schedule 3 controlled substance, possession with intent to distribute a Schedule 4 controlled substance and felony conspiracy.

Both suspects were being held in the McDowell County holding unit.

The case remains under investigation.

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