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Blotter: Police make several drug arrests during weekend

Oct. 09, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

The following information was provided by the Huntington Police Department:

POSSESSION WITH INTENT: Michael Meredith, 28, of Catlettsburg, Ky., was charged with three felony counts of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance around 10 a.m. Saturday in the 500 block of 4th Avenue.

A 21-year-old Catlettsburg woman was charged with misdemeanor counts of obstructing and possession of a controlled substance.

Meredith remains incarcerated in Western Regional Jail on $75,000 bond.

The arrest came after a man was found passed out in a vehicle. Police confiscated a number of different prescription pills, including 22 morphine pills in an over-the-counter pill bottle.

POSSESSION WITH INTENT: Ellis Antonio-Perkins Robinson, 27, of Huntington was charged with a felony count of possession with intent to deliver, along with a misdemeanor count of public intoxication stemming from a disturbance call at an apartment in the 200 block of 19th Street Saturday night.

Police said they confiscated baggies of marijuana and heroin, digital scales and $730.

Robinson remains in Western Regional Jail on $55,100 bond.

POSSESSION WITH INTENT: Louis Arguster Tyson, 23, of Huntington was arrested on a felony charge of possession with intent at 12:25 a.m. Monday in the 1600 block of 9th Avenue.

The arrest came after police spotted a man who fit the description of a man who had fled from police earlier. Officers confiscated a bag with 1.6 grams (.004 pounds) of cocaine and $1,405.

Tyson remains incarcerated in the Western Regional Jail in Barboursville on $25,000 bond.

BREAKING AND ENTERING: A 21-year-old woman reported that someone took three rings and a necklace from her vehicle while it was parked on Hillendale Drive between Wednesday and Friday. There was no sign of forced entry.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING: A 55-year-old man reported that a man hit him in the head with a beer bottle at 5 p.m. Friday at a lounge in the 900 block of 9th Street. He said he came out of the bathroom and was hit, then slipped on the wet floor. The suspect then kicked him in the face before fleeing. Police have a suspect.

BURGLARY: A 53-year-old man reported that sometime between Sept. 6 and Saturday, someone forced open a rear door to his residence in the 400 block of 5th Avenue and took nearly $10,000 worth of items, including shelving, a security system and billiards equipment.

The following information was provided by the Western Regional Jail in Barboursville:

Samantha Elizabeth Canterbury, 34, was incarcerated at 5:05 p.m. Monday. Authorities in Cabell County charged her with a felony count of third-offense soliciting prostitution. Bond was denied pending arraignment.

Gary Brandon Adkins, 28, was incarcerated at 1:45 p.m. Monday. Authorities in Lincoln County charged him with a felony count of cultivation of marijuana. Bond was denied pending arraignment.

Lee Anthony Riley, 47, was incarcerated at 7:45 a.m. Monday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with a felony count of threats of terrorist acts and a misdemeanor count of carrying a concealed weapon without a license.

Bond was set at $15,000.



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