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Man Arrested, Accused of Dealing Drugs at Hotel

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

LOGAN COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Deputies in Logan County say a hotel was the center of operation for pill pushing and drug dealing.

Michael Ray Fortuna is now in jail after deputies uncovered marijuana and a slew of prescription pills.

The Logan County Sheriff's Department was contacted by the Chapmanville Police Department about possible drug activity happening at the Best Western in Chapmanville.

When deputies arrived, a canine indicated there were drugs in room 201.

While inside the room, officers found one clear plastic bag with 2 grams of marijuana and another bag containing Lortabs, Hydrocodone, Valuims and Roxicodone pills.

Almost $2,000 worth of cash was also uncovered.

Fortuna was charged with possession with the intent to deliver.

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