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Bassett man charged after $465K, 18 firearms, 5 vehicles and drugs are seized




UPDATE: Timothy Edward Ross turned himself in at the Henry County Magistrate’s Office on December 9, 2021, at approximately 9:00 pm.


An arrest warrant for distribution of more than 100 grams of methamphetamine was served on him. Ross is currently being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.




BASSETT, VA – The Henry County Sheriff’s Office has concluded an undercover drug investigation into the distribution of methamphetamine.


On December 1, 2021, Henry County Sheriff’s Office Investigators executed a search warrant at 45 Blossom St., Bassett, Virginia.


During this investigation, approximately one pound of methamphetamine, multiple pounds of marijuana, and a small quantity of cocaine were seized.


The approximate street value of the narcotics seized is in excess of $10,000.00.


In addition, five vehicles, 18 firearms, and $465,207.00 U.S. Currency was seized during the investigation.


A warrant has been issued on Timothy Edward Ross, 48, of 45 Blossom St., Bassett, Virginia.


He is currently wanted on one count of distribution of more than 100 grams of methamphetamine.


Ross is described as a black male, 6’2”. 260 pounds.


This matter remains under investigation, additional charges are anticipated in regards to this ongoing investigation.


Anyone having information about the whereabouts of Timothy Edward Ross or narcotic trafficking operations is asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at (276) 638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463). The Crimestoppers Program offers rewards of up to $2500.00 for information related to crime. The nature of the crime and the substance of the information determine the amount of reward paid.

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