Upshur man arrested on meth charge

A Buckhannon man was arrested Friday for selling methamphetamine sometime in September.

Derek Adam Cobb, 22, was charged with one felony count of delivery of a controlled substance, after he allegedly sold methamphetamine to a “reliable, confidential informant” of the Buckhannon Police Department, according to the criminal complaint in the Upshur County Magistrate Clerk’s office.

Cobb allegedly exchanged the meth for money sometime in September in the Zickefoose Trailer Court, where he is a resident, the complaint states. Buckhannon Police Chief Matthew Gregory is the investigating officer in the case.

Cobb is lodged in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail in lieu of a $100,000 bond.

No further information was available at presstime.