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Man arrested after deputies seize heroin, meth inside Ridgeway motel



RIDGEWAY – A Henry County man was arrested after an undercover drug investigation into the distribution of meth and heroin. 


On Thursday, the Henry County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at Kings Court Motel in Ridgeway. 


The Henry County Sheriff's Office says it seized undisclosed quantities of meth and heroin, which will be submitted for analysis.


41-year-old Bobby William Murphy was arrested and charged with two felony counts of possession of a controlled substance classified as schedule I or schedule II with the intent to distribute. 


Murphy is being held in the Henry County Jail on $3,000 secured bond.


This is an ongoing investigation. Additional charges are pending.


Anyone having information pertaining to this or any other narcotic trafficking operations is asked to contact the sheriff’s office at 276-638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 276-632-7463. The Crimestoppers Program offers rewards up to $2,500 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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