Traffic stop in Fayette County leads to Randolph County pair arrested on drug charges

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OAK HILL, WV (WVNS) — A Randolph County pair is facing drug charges after a traffic stop in Fayette County. 

Deputies pulled over a vehicle on U.S. 19 in Oak Hill early Monday morning, August 11, 2020. After a K-9 officer made a positive indication, deputies searched the vehicle and found methamphetamines, scales, packaging supplies and a handgun. 

Krysten Spencer, 25, and Michael Smith, 40, both of Elkins, are each facing charges of Possession With Intent to Deliver Narcotics and Conspiracy to Commit a Felony. Smith is also facing a charge of Prohibited Person in Possession of a Firearm, due to a prior robbery conviction in Kanawha County. 

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