Man arrested for possession of heroin, pain pills
The following information was provided by reports filed with the Cabell County Sheriff's Office:
DRUG/NARCOTIC VIOLATION: Jerod M. Gaten, 28, of Leon, W.Va., was charged with two felony counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver Tuesday evening.
Deputies were dispatched to the 6000 block of Ohio River Road for a report of a man down, and the subject was believed to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Upon arrival, deputies made contact with the man, who had slurred speech and "seemed to be lethargic." Responders with Cabell County EMS evaluated the man, telling officers his vitals and blood sugar were fine.
The man would not consent to a search of his vehicle, but a K-9 unit on the scene was able to conduct a walkaround of the vehicle, where the K-9 indicated near the passenger door. Deputies found a backpack containing a total of 6.3 grams of heroin in several packages.
The following information was provided by the Marshall University Police Department:
PETIT LARCENY: A student reported that her pink bike and lock was stolen from a bike rack outside Prichard Hall sometime between Sept. 21 and 25.
UNDERAGE CONSUMPTION: A 19-year-old student was arrested and charged with several misdemeanors after police found him passed out behind Holderby Hall at about 3:20 p.m. Sunday. The man had several lacerations on his face, which he said were from altercations in Huntington. He also had red glassy eyes, slurred speech and an odor of alcohol. After he was handcuffed, the man ran and had to be subdued by the officer. He was charged with underage consumption, obstructing, fleeing on foot, public intoxication and disorderly conduct.
The following information was provided by booking records at Western Regional Jail in Barboursville:
Shane Alan Meadows, 24, was incarcerated at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Mason County charged him with felony forgery and uttering. Bond was $2,000.
Michael Scott Sparks, 19, was incarcerated at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Mason County charged him with felony nighttime burglary. Bond was $5,000.
David Vallee Hudson, 30, was incarcerated at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony receiving and transferring stolen property. Bond was $13,000.
Curtis Wilson Sias, 22, was incarcerated at 12:23 a.m. Tuesday. Authorities in Lincoln County charged him with felony receiving/transferring stolen property and grand larceny. Bond was denied pending arraignment.
Eric Paige Humphreys, 34, was incarcerated Monday evening. Authorities in Mason County charged him with being a fugitive from justice. Bond was denied.
Bobby Lee Williams, 33, was incarcerated Monday evening. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony wanton endangerment. Bond was $10,000.
Daniel Olen Price, 28, was incarcerated Monday evening. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony grand larceny and receiving/transferring stolen property, along with misdemeanor domestic battery. He was released on a $25,000 bond.