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One person arrested on drug charges in Boyd County, KY

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Reece A. Frasure Jr. Reece A. Frasure Jr.
CHARLESTON, WV - The Boyd County Sheriff's Office conducted a controlled buy Friday evening.

According to deputies Reece A. Frasure Jr. sold narcotics to a confidential informant who was working for the Boyd County Sheriff's Office. Frasure then fled on foot and was captured a short distance away, where a brief struggle pursued. Frasure and one deputy were treated at Kings Daughters Medical Center for minor injuries and were both later released.

Frasure was arrested and charged with theft by unlawful taking under $500, fleeing or evading police on foot, tampering with physical evidence, resisting arrest, and illegal possession of a legend drug.

Frasure is being held in the Boyd County Detention Center on a $5,000 bond.