Galax man charged with attempting to distribute drugs within 1,000 feet of a school.
By Christopher Brooke, Reporter
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at 5:00 am (Updated: June 22, 5:58 am)
HILLSVILLE — A bad motorcycle maneuver led to illegal drug charges against a 38-year-old Galax man last Saturday, according to Sheriff Warren Manning.
A Carroll Deputy Mark Dickerson saw a motorcycle on Glendale Road near Gladeville Elementary School being operated in a reckless manner on June 18 at about 10:30 p.m.
After stopping the motorcycle, the deputy searched the operator, David Andrew Dalton of 45 Hasson Lane, and discovered drugs, the sheriff said in a news release.
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