Hopewell man arrested, cash seized in early morning narcotics raid


HOPEWELL, Va. (WRIC) — A Hopewell man was arrested and over $9,000 in cash was seized in an early morning narcotics raid on Thursday. 

A specialized police unit, along with Hopewell SWAT, executed a search warrant at a residence in the 2900 block of Courthouse Road at 6:13 a.m., police said. 

Demetri L. Jackson, 24, was arrested and charged with manufacturing a controlled substance and possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance. 

Jackson is being held until his arraignment hearing. 

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