A Kingmont, WV man is behind bars on drug charges. At about 12:30 this morning deputies with the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office were on patrol on I68 near Frostburg when they stopped a vehicle for traffic violations. A probable cause search was established and, pursuant to the investigation, deputies located nearly 100 grams of suspected powdered cocaine. The operator of the vehicle, Timothy William Cook-35 years old of Kingmont WV, was arrested and charged with the following:
Possession with Intent to Distribute Narcotic
Possession Schedule II Narcotic
CDS Import into State
A sum of US Currency as well as 2 hypodermic needles were seized along with the cocaine.
Cook was taken before a District Court Commissioner and ordered held without bond at the Allegany County Detention Center.