Man Arrested At Local Shopping Center


RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- Two deputies were dispatched to a welfare check call in the parking lot of the MacArthur Wal-Mart on Saturday.

Deputy J.E. Stover and Deputy F.K. Myers discovered  Richard Alan Spencer, slumped over in a vehicle in the parking lot. They observed drug paraphernalia in the vehicle which yielded, approximately 31 grams of methamphetamine valued at approximately $6,200. Two loaded handguns were also discovered.

Spencer was arrested for Possession with Intent to Deliver Methamphetamine and Prohibited Person in Possession of a Firearm.

Yazmin Rodriguez

Yazmin Rodriguez is currently the morning and noon anchor for WOAY. She was born in Newark, New Jersey then later headed down to the Jersey shore where she received her bachelor's degree in television and radio from Monmouth University. At Monmouth, she was actively involved in the student-run television studio, HawkTv. There she anchored, reported, produced and directed. After graduation, she headed to Sacred Heart University in Connecticut where she received her masters in broadcast journalism and digital media while interning at a radio station. Yazmin has always had an admiration for storytelling and idolized news anchors growing up especially WABC anchor Sade Baderinwa. She always had a love of public speaking and writing and knew journalism was the right career for her the moment she stepped into her college television station. She’s beyond thankful WOAY gave her this opportunity to live out her dream career. She loves working out, cooking, going on long drives and watching movies, especially A Star is Born.