IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF MERCER

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF MERCER COUNTY,
WEST VIRGINIA.

GEORGE V. SITLER,
PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
OF MERCER COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA, ON BEHALF OF THE WEST VIRGINIA SOUTHERN REGIONAL DRUG AND VIOLENT CRIME TASK FORCE
PETITIONER

VS.

THREE THOUSAND SIX HUNDRED SEVENTY-ONE ($ 3,671.00) DOLLARS IN UNITED STATES CURRENCY, A LG CELLULAR PHONE, AND A SAMSUNG CELLULAR PHONE.
(Gerald Craighead)
RESPONDENT.

CIVIL ACTION NO. 18-C-185-WS

NOTICE OF FILING OF PETITION FOR FORFEITURE

The object of this suit is to seek an order forfeiting the herein described property pursuant to the West Virginia Contraband Forfeiture Act, Chapter 60A, Article 7, Section 701 through 707, et. seq., as amended.
To: Any claimant of a right or interest in said property
You have the right to file a claim to the herein described property on or before the 13th day of August, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Any such claim must clearly state the identity of the claimant and an address where legal process can be served upon said claimant.
The property seized and subject of this suit is described as follows: THREE THOUSAND SIX HUNDRED SEVENTY-ONE ($ 3,671.00) DOLLARS IN UNITED STATES CURRENCY, A LG CELLULAR PHONE, AND A SAMSUNG CELLULAR PHONE.
The law enforcement agency responsible for the seizure is the West Virginia Southern Regional Drug and Violent Crime Task Force.
The seizure was made on June 14, 2018 during a search of the residence located at 41 O&C Mobile Home Park, Bluefield, WV 24701.
That the above listed respondent property was in the possession of Gerald Craighead.
That after the date for filing of said claims, an order of the Court directing forfeiture of the seized property to the State and vesting ownership of said property shall be sought.
If you fail to file a claim, thereafter an order, upon proper herein, may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition.
A copy of said petition can be obtained from the undersigned Clerk at her office.
Entered by the Clerk of said Court on the 27th day of June, 2018.

JULIE BALL
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT
MERCER COUNTY,
WEST VIRGINIA
By Her Deputy
Crystal Worley

ID: 111797