Thousands in drugs seized, 2 arrested in Caroline

Thousands in drugs seized, 2 arrested in Caroline

CAROLINE, VA (WWBT) - Authorities seized thousands of dollars in cocaine and heroin and arrested two in a pair of searches in Caroline in recent weeks.

Around $3,100 in heroin, along with an AK-47 and AR-15 and a 12 gauge shotgun were seized at a home in the Ladysmith area of the county on April 16, sheriffs said. Joshua Renner, 27, of Bridlewood Lane is being held without bond at the Pamunkey Regional Jail on charges of possession of heroin with the intent to distribute and other weapons and drug charges.

Caroline sheriffs and members of the Tri-County Narcotics Task Force also searched a home in the Campbell's Creek subdivision on Friday, seizing $500 worth of cocaine and $3,000 in cash. John Frye, 40, of Ruther Glen faces a charge of possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute.

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