FIELDALE, VA – A Fieldale was man arrested on drug distribution and gun charges on Wednesday.
The Henry County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 39-year-old Michael Aundrea Hairston's home located at 188 George Hairston Road.
Deputies say that when they entered the home, Hairston was armed with a semi-automatic pistol and he was taken into custody without incident.
Deputies seized suspected fentanyl and Hairston has been charged with the following:
Possession with the intent to distribute fentanyl after having a prior conviction.
Possession of a firearm after being convicted of a felony
Possession of a firearm while knowingly being in possession of a schedule I/II controlled substance
He is being held in the Henry County Adult Detention Center without bond.
The sheriff's office said additional charges are anticipated in regards to this ongoing investigation.
If you have information about narcotic trafficking operations, you are asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 276-638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 276-632-7463.
Anyone that provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of individuals involved in crime could potentially earn a reward of up to $2,500.00 from the CrimeStoppers program.