Jackie Parsons
Man charged with intent to sell methamphetamine

An Independence man was arrested April 17 on drug charges, according to a Galax Police Department report.

Jackie Christopher Parsons, 37, was charged by Officer Drew Burnett, who encountered Parsons while trying to locate a person in an unrelated matter.

Parsons is charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute and possession of a Schedule IV drug.

He was sent to the New River Valley Regional Jail on a secured bond, pending his appearance in Galax General District Court.