The fight against narcotics trafficking in Beckley took at step forward on Monday, March 20, 2017. After an investigation that lasted around two months, the Beckley-Raleigh County Drug and Violent Crime Unit searched a home on South Fayette Street in Beckley. Inside they found heroin which law enforcement officers said has a street value of around $27,000. They also found a gun.
Martel Shuler, 22, and Tyree Justice, 19, both of Detroit, MI were arrested. They are charged with Possession with Intent Deliver Heroin and Delivery of a Controlled Substance. They were set to be arraigned and taken to the Southern Regional Jail. Justice’s bond was set at $100,000.