Officers with the Beckley-Raleigh County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force raided a hotel in Beckley on Thursday, March 7, 2019. The search was performed with the help of members of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).
Investigators searched a room at the Microtel on Harper Road. The action came after several heroin purchases were made at the location.
There were three people from Detroit arrested during the investigation. Javon Lampkin, 21, was charged with Delivery of Heroin. Marshell Pope, 47, was charged with being a Prohibited Person in Possession of a Firearm. Mannie Terry was charged with Possession of Oxycodone with Intent to Deliver.
All three are being held in the Southern Regional Jail. Lampkin and Terry have bonds set at $50,000 each. Pope’s bond is set at $5,000.