Two in custody following drug interdiction operation
GREENE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Two people from Stanardsville have been arrested as part of a drug investigation.
The Greene County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Virginia State Police 3A Narcotics and Gang Task Force, conducted an operation to intercept illicit drugs on Sept. 21.
According to a release, two people were arrested on fugitive warrants, stemming from narcotics-related charges, as a result of this operation.
The sheriff’s office says 34-year-old Sade Sherita Wells and 52-year-old Jeffrey Wade Roach were both arrested on probation violations.
Wells is also facing a charge of possession of a schedule I or II narcotics.
Both people are being held without bail at the Central Virginia Regional Jail.
The release says officials seized 4.5 grams of fentanyl and 1.5 grams of methamphetamine during this operation.
The 3A Narcotics and Gang Task Force, formerly known as the Jefferson Area Drug Enforcement Task Force or JADE, includes members of VSP, the Greene County Sheriff’s Office, the Albemarle County Police Department, the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency.