FIRST ON WOAY: A Fayette County Board Of Education Member Arrested


OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) – A Fayette County Board Of Education member has been arrested.

Fayette County Board Of Education President, Richard Steve Bush, was arrested at Plateau Medical Center after a scuffle broke out.

Bush was charged with Disorderly Conduct, Public Intoxication, and Obstructing while disturbing the peace.

Bush was booked into Southern Regional Jail and posted bond.

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