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Three Lynchburg residents are behind bars on drug charges.  Police say after an extensive investigation they executed a search warrant last night in the 1300-block of Bedford Avenue. 37-year-old Ricardo Carter is charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine.    49-year-old Delores Davis is charged with two counts of possession of controlled substance and maintaining a nuisance residence.  And 62-year-old Benjamin Marshall is charged with possession of a controlled substance. 

The LPD news release is here:

For Immediate Release: September 3, 2020

Three Arrested After Execution of Search Warrant

LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Lynchburg Police Department (LPD) has arrested three individuals after the execution of a search warrant tonight. 

On September 2, 2020, after an extensive investigation, the LPD executed a search warrant in the 1300-block of Bedford Avenue. As a result, the following individuals were taken into custody.   

  • Ricardo Carter, 37, of Lynchburg was charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine. 
  • Delores Davis, 49, of Lynchburg was charged with two counts of possession of controlled substance and maintaining a nuisance residence. 
  • Benjamin Marshall, 62, of Lynchburg was charged with possession of a controlled substance. 

This is an ongoing investigation. Any additional information will be released as an update to this news release.

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