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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF GREENBRIER COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF GREENBRIER COUNTY,
WEST VIRGINIA
STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA,
Petitioner,
vs.
$1,525.00 IN UNITED STATES CURRENCY,
Respondent
Civil Action No. 14-C-97
ORDER OF PUBLICATION
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
The purpose of this action is to advise David Williams that a petition for forfeiture was filed in June 2014,  pursuant to the West Virginia Contraband Forfeiture Act, West Virginia Code § 60A-7-701 et seq., because it is money that was furnished in exchange for a controlled substance, in violation of Chapter 60A of the West Virginia Code, or it is money that has been used or is intended to be used to facilitate a violation of Chapter 60A of the West Virginia Code.
It appearing that the the court has been unable to serve David Williams with a copy of said petition (delivery was attempted approximately 5 times), it is ORDERED that David Williams respond within 30 days and object, or make other defense, to the petition, otherwise the United States currency shall be disposed of in accordance with West Virginia Code § 60A-7-701 and other applicable law, and the proceeds of disposition shall be distributed pursuant to that same law.
Further, it is hereby ORDERED that David Williams be advised of his right to have counsel at every stage of these proceedings and that counsel will be appointed and failure to respond may result in the forfeiture of the United States currency.
Entered by the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greenbrier County, West Virginia, on the 13th day of January 2015.
PATRICK I. VIA, State Bar No. 6388
PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
LOUVONNE ARBUCKLE,
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT
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