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Deputies find moonshine and marijuana operation

Published On: Dec 24 2013 03:47:57 AM EST   Updated On: Aug 21 2013 04:53:35 PM EDT
Moonshine Still

Picture provided by Buchanan County Sheriff's Office

BRADSHAW MOUNTAIN, W. Va. -

Southwest Virginia authorities and West Virginia authorities teamed up to bust a moonshine still and several marijuana plants.

They found both in the Bradshaw Mountain section of McDowell County, West Virginia.

Buchanan County, Virginia authorities say the still was operational and the marijuana plants were over 17 feet tall.

According to Buchanan County Sheriff Ray Foster, one arrest was made and another is pending.

Foster did not release the names of those charged in this case.