RANDOLPH COUNTY, W.Va. (WDTV)-- UPDATE 10/21/19 @ 11:40 a.m.
The Randolph County Sheriff's office has released more information about Richard Connally's arrest Saturday. Connally was wanted on several outstanding warrants from multiple counties.
According to a press release from the sheriff's office, deputies responded to the Montrose area. They were assisted by the Tucker County Sheriff's office canine unit and West Virginia State Police.
Connally was found in an outbuilding, according to the press release. He was taken into custody.
Deputies found a handgun, over 190 grams of suspected methamphetamine and cash.
The Sheriff's office charged Connally with possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance. Brady says other charges related to the incident are pending.
UPDATE 10/19/19 8:00 PM
Richard Connally was apprehended by the Randolph County Sheriff's Department and West Virginia State Police on Saturday.
According to Senior Trooper Austin Clark with the West Virginia State Police, Connally was found around 3:30 p.m. in the Montrose area of Randolph County.
ORIGINAL STORY 10/10/19 11:42 PM
West Virginia State Police are looking for a wanted man.
According to state police, Richard Connally of Elkins is wanted for several offenses out of Randolph County, Lewis County, Upshur County, Morgantown and Barbour County.
State police say Connally was last seen in the Elkins area on Sept 29 where he fled from officers into the woods.
Anyone with information on Connally's whereabouts is asked to contact their local state police detachment or any other law enforcement agency.
Connally is wanted for:
Driving Revoked DUI 3rd Offense (Felony)
Conspiracy to Commit Felony (Felony)
Fleeing from Officer (Misdemeanor)
Petit Larceny (Misdemeanor)
Deprive another of money, goods, property, under false pretenses (Misdemeanor)
Grand Larceny Shoplifting (Felony)
Circuit Court Capias (Felony)