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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF RALEIGH

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF
RALEIGH COUNTY,
WEST VIRGINIA

CIVIL ACTION NO.
18-C-360-K

KRISTEN KELLER,
PROSECUTING ATTORNEY OF
RALEIGH COUNTY,
WEST VIRGINIA, ON BEHALF OF
THE RALEIGH COUNTY
SHERIFF’S OFFICE,
BECKLEY POLICE DEPARTMENT
AND THE WEST VIRGINIA STATE
POLICE OPERATING AS THE
BECKLEY / RALEIGH COUNTY
DRUG AND VIOLENT
CRIME UNIT,
PETITIONER,
vs.
FOUR THOUSAND SIX
HUNDRED AND NINETY-TWO
DOLLARS ($4,692.00)
IN THE POSSESSION OF
RICHARD FRANKLIN SWAIN, III,
RESPONDENT.

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, of the West Virginia Code, 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 thirty (30) days of the date of this publication. 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: $4,692.00 IN U.S. CURRENCY
The law enforcement Agency responsible for the seizure is the Beckley / Raleigh County Drug and Violent Crime Unit.
The seizure took place on August 2, 2018 in Raleigh County, West Virginia. The property described above was found in the possession of Richard Franklin Swain, III.
That after the date for filing of said claim(s) 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 hearing, may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Petition.
A copy of said Petition can be obtained from the undersi ned Clerk at his office.
Entered by the Clerk of said Court on the 7th day of August, 2018.

Paul H. Flanagan, Clerk
Circuit Court of
Raleigh County, West Virginia
8-20-MON-2-RH; LG 129472

ID: 129472