PRESS RELEASE

On Friday, April 5, 2013, Devon Renard Gray, 42 of 447 N. Water Street, Woodstock VA was arrested in Warren County.  Gray had outstanding warrants in Roanoke, Woodstock and Middletown VA.  The charges in Middletown stemmed from a pursuit involving the Middletown Police Department on March 28, 2013.  The Northwest VA Regional Drug Task Force and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms investigated a case involving Gray.  The Warren County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Team, Front Royal Police Emergency Services Team along with ATF agents conducted an operation at approximately 5:00 pm on April 5th that resulted in the arrest of Gray.

Gray was subsequently charged with two counts of distributing heroin, one count of distributing cocaine, and one count of being in possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a violent felony.  Gray has a history of escape, eluding, and resisting arrest.  He was subdued with a less lethal device which prevented his escape.  He is currently held in the Warren County Jail without bond. 

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April 8, 2013

Sheriff Daniel T. McEathron