(Press release from the Lawrence County Sheriffs Office.)
A search warrant conducted on February 4, 2021 at a residence in Blaine resulted in the arrest of one person on trafficking and weapon charges.
Dave Michael Ferguson of Blaine was charged with trafficking in a controlled substance first degree, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, two counts of possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine and heroin), possession of drug paraphernalia, and tampering with physical evidence.
This arrest is part of an ongoing investigation into the sale and distribution of illegal narcotics in rural parts of our county. The Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the Louisa Police Department for their assistance on this investigation.
The Drug Interdiction Cooperative Enforcement (D.I.C.E.) task force reminds every citizen to please report suspicious activity to local law enforcement or in case of an emergency always dial 911.