Hopewell man arrested in early morning drug raid, $9,000 seized

Posted at 9:28 PM, Mar 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-07 23:36:13-05

HOPEWELL, Va. --  A 24 year old Hopewell man is behind bars after police executed a narcotics raid at his home Thursday morning.

Around 6:00 a.m., SWAT Team members executed a search warrant at the 2900 block of Courthouse Road in Hopewell.

Demetri Lemar Jackson, 24, of Hopewell, was arrested and charged with Manufacturing of a Schedule I/II controlled substance, as well as possession with the intent to distribute a Schedule I/II controlled substance.

Mr. Jackson was transported to the Riverside Regional Jail where he is currently being held pending his arraignment