JODIE, WV (WVNS) – A 61 year-old man has been arrested in Fayette County for selling drugs.

According to Fayette County Sheriff Mike Fridley, the Central West Virginia Drug Task Force has been conducting controlled drug purchases in Fayette as a part of numerous narcotics investigations over the last few weeks. 

Kenneth Perry of Jodie was arrested on Friday, August 23 on two counts of Delivery of a Controlled Substance. 

Perry was arraigned and was unable to post the $45,000 bond set by the Fayette County Magistrate’s Office and remanded to the Southern Regional Jail.

If you have any information regarding this incident, Sheriff Fridley urges you to contact the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department at 304-574-3590, or through our Facebook page “Fayette County Sheriff’s Department,” or you can contact Crime Stoppers of West Virginia at 304-255-STOP. This incident remains under investigation by the Central West Virginia Drug Task Force.