Jones facing drug charges after search

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By Staff Reports

A Galax man was arrested April 8 on an outstanding warrant concerning multiple drug charges.
Dustin Jason Jones, 34, was arrested by Galax Police Officer Darren Alley at a business on E. Stuart Drive.
Alley recognized jones as he exited a vehicle, and knew that a warrant was outstanding for Jones’ arrest, according to Police Chief Rick Clark.
A search after his arrest turned up illegal narcotics, for which Jones was charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of a Schedule IV substance, Clark said.
Jones was transported to the New River Valley Regional Jail, and is awaiting an appearance in Galax General District Court.