ALLEDGED DRUG DEALER ARRESTED IN WEST ASHEVILLE – GRANADA ST – $20,000.00 BOND

ALLEDGED DRUG DEALER ARRESTED IN WEST ASHEVILLE – GRANADA ST – $20,000.00 BOND

Asheville Police have received multiple complaints from the community and the TIP2APD app about people with guns selling drugs on Granada Street. Officers investigated these complaints and have arrested Hugh Ivon Kshon James.
Hugh James was taken to the detention facility and given a $20,000 secured bond. He made bond and was released. He is charged with:

  • Felony possession of a firearm in violation of a domestic violence protection order
  • Carrying a concealed gun
  • Possession with intent to sell/distribute a schedule VI controlled substance
  • Felony possession of a schedule VI controlled substance
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia