Police Arrest Jamaican Drug Dealer in Bedford Co.

Aston Earl McCrea

Bedford Co., VA - The Bedford County Sheriff's Office says it has caught a major drug dealer in the county Wednesday.

Investigators arrested Jamaican native Aston Earl McCrea, 50, at his home in Goodview after a long narcotics investigation.

Police officers say they found drugs, guns and a large amount of cash in the home.

They say the McCrea had about $128,000 worth of marijuana as well.

McCrea was charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Officials say the investigation is ongoing and more arrests are expected.