‘Operaton: Spring Cleaning’ nets drugs, 19 arrests in Greenbrier County


LEWISBURG, WV (WVNS) — Law enforcement agencies in Greenbrier County arrested multiple people and seized drugs as part of Operation: Spring Cleaning.

West Virginia State Troopers, Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Deputies, and Lewisburg Police Officers arrested a total of 19 drivers on Friday, April 2, 2021. The joint effort was also spearheaded by Greenbrier County Prosecutor Pat Via, and Sgt. D. A. Evans. Throughout the operation, police discovered 21 grams of methamphetamine, 20 grams of heroin, and a stolen gun.

According to investigators, the operation also led to four parole violations and three probation violations, all of which were sex offenders.

Those arrested were arraigned and are now in jail.

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