AFTON – Drug enforcement officers struck northern Delaware County Sunday night when a controlled drug buy resulted in the arrest of an Afton man for allegedly selling marijuana to officers.

Shawn Lee Chastain, 26, of Afton, was arrested Sunday night by officers after allegedly selling a substance that later field tested positive for marijuana, to Captain Ron Teel of the Delaware County Sheriff’s Drug Task Force.

According to the probably cause affidavit, Chastain met officers at a store in Bernice and they followed him to a dirt road nearby where the transaction was completed.

Teel notified other officers in the area that the buy was a success and Chastain was stopped and detained by officers who later arrested and transported him the Delaware County jail.

A bond of $25,000 was set Monday morning and Chastain was released later that day.

He may face a possible felony charge of unlawful deliver of a controlled dangerous substance and possession of drug paraphernalia charge, a misdemeanor.