Wanted Man Charged with Drug Possession and Providing False Identification

Walley BlackburnWalley Blackburn (Submitted Image)

PARKESBURG, PA — In a press release from the Parkesburg Borough Police Department, authorities report that 43-year-old Walley Blackburn has been charged with drug possession and providing false identification after an incident in the 200 block of W. 1st Ave. on July 1, 2022.

According to the report, police arrived to find Blackburn having a medical emergency. Responding medical crews administered Narcan, and he regained consciousness. He then began fighting with medical and law enforcement personnel.

Blackburn reportedly attempted to conceal his identity from authorities by providing false identification, due to numerous outstanding criminal warrants and a large amount of evidence recovered by police.

Blackburn was transported to the hospital and then to Chester County Prison. There, he awaits additional charges for unrelated criminal activity in multiple jurisdictions.

Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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