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6 Arrested in Charleston Warrant Sweep, One Found with Shotgun Near Transit Mall

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CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - 6 people have been arrested after a warrant sweep in Charleston Friday afternoon.

According to a release, several officers participated in a warrant sweep near the area of the transit mall in Charleston.

Six people were arrested as a result.

One individual had a concealed sawed off shotgun that was missing a serial number. The ATF was made aware of the missing gun.

Another person had marijuana hidden on him.

The arrested include:

  1. Margaret Toney: City capias x3- battery, shoplifting, trespassing AND a new charge for being a prohibited person carrying concealed
  2. Christopher Charlton: City capias x3- destruction of property, trespassing, shoplifting
  3. William Terry: City capias-simple possession and a new charge of simple possession (marijuana)
  4. James Tyson: State capias-PI
  5. Wade Chester: City capias-open container 3rd
  6. Gregory Johnson: City capias-open container 3rd
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