WVSP search for man wanted with multiple charges

West Virginia

BRIDGEPORT, WV (WBOY) – West Virginia State Police are asking for help locating a man wanted on multiple charges.

Justin Lee Newbrough, 20, is wanted for Felony Shoplifting, Possession of a controlled substance (Meth) and Petit Larceny.

State Police troopers said, on March 22, 2021, Newbrough allegedly entered Marsh Lumber and unlawfully took a .17 caliber revolver from behind the counter. A few hours later he allegedly entered the Horizons Church in Mount Clare and took a purse that contained a Ruger LC9 9mm Pistol, according to release.

Troopers say Newbrough was caught that same day with both firearms and a plastic bag of suspected meth weighing approx. 1.9 grams by two Harrison County Sheriff Deputies. He has new warrants and was last known to be in Harrison County.

Anyone with information is asked to contact WVSP at 304-627-2300 or if he is spotted contact 911 immediately.

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