Faber / Lovingston
Nelson County, Virginia
Via press release from Nelson County Sheriff’s Department:
On October 16, 2016 the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 100 block of River View Lane in Faber VA for a possible DOA. The investigation lead to the discovery of a large amount of drugs and one of the largest cash seizures in recent history for the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office.
Responding Investigators observed signs of drug activity at the home which lead to the issuance of a search warrant. Deputies recovered several pounds of marijuana at the residence along with other suspected drugs. Along with these items, Investigators recovered over $100,000.00 in cash and three (3) vehicles.
Scott David Ivey, of Faber VA was arrested and charged with two (2) counts of Possession with Intent to Distribute Drugs. Mr. Ivey is currently being held at the Albemarle Regional Jail. No further information is being released on this case.
This operation would not have been possible without cooperative assistance of the Skyline Drug Task Force, JADE Drug Task Force, Albermerle PD, and the Virginia State Police.