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Lewisburg police arrest couple over drugs

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Karen Basham, 42 Karen Basham, 42

LEWISBURG, W. Va (PRESS RELEASE)-- Lewisburg Police arrested a Raleigh County couple on various narcotics charges after a routine traffic stop on Wednesday afternoon.

David Anthony Basham, 49 and his wife Karen Sue Basham 42, of Mabscott were taken into custody after officers found Adderall, Oxycodone, Amphetamine-- all schedule II controlled substances-- as well as Diazepam and a substance believed to be heroin in the vehicle.

Various drug paraphanelia were also found.

David Basham is charged with one count of possession of a controlled substance. He was arraigned before Greenbrier County Magistrate Doug Beard and released on a $1000.00 bond.

Karen Basham is charged with five counts of possession of a controlled substance and is lodged in the Southern Regional Jail in lieu of a $2000.00 bond.

Cpl. D.B. Eggleston is the arresting officer in this incident.

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