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Raleigh County man behind bars after theft at Sophia business

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RALEIGH COUNTY (WVVA) -

A Raleigh County man is facing felony charges after an officer finds drugs in his possession while questioning him about another incident.

Dwayne Bailey of Sophia is charged with breaking and entering, petit larceny, and possession of a controlled substance stemming from an incident earlier this month.

According to the criminal complaint, a trooper with the West Virginia State Police went to Bailey's residence to question him about a theft at A & E sales in Sophia that happened at the beginning of December.

Soon after, the trooper discovered that Bailey had a needle and an open package of Suboxen.

Bailey then confessed to the breaking and entering at A & E sales.

Bailey is also charged with false information to law enforcement.

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