Four people were arrested Wednesday after law enforcement officers stopped their vehicle and seized a variety of drugs, including four ounces of methamphetamine, according to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.
The arrest ended a “source of illegal narcotics arriving in Lee County,” a news release from the sheriff’s office said.
The four were in a vehicle that was “intercepted” around 11:30 p.m. in the northern part of the county, Maj. Bryan Allen said. He declined to say specifically where the stop was made.
In addition to methamphetamine, officers also seized just over an ounce of heroin/fentanyl, approximately half an ounce of marijuana and six doses of buprenorphine hydrochloride, a partial opioid drug used in the treatment of drug addiction. , according to the US Department of Health and Human Services.
Dashawn Antonio Chappell, 19, and Haleigh Rose Dennis, 18, both of Troy, have been charged with trafficking heroin by possession and conveyance, trafficking methamphetamine by possession and conveyance, and five counts of possession with intent selling and delivering controlled substances and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.
Chappell’s bail was set at $300,000 while Dennis’s was set at $250,000.
Donvel Rafael Delmar, 43, of Lumberton, and Pamela Rena Thomas, 43, of Charlotte, were charged with conspiracy to traffic cocaine and methamphetamine, possession of cocaine with intent to sell and deliver and possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell and deliver and possession. drug paraphernalia.
Thomas and Delmar were also charged with possession of cocaine and marijuana, respectively.
Bail for Delmar was set at $202,000 and $200,000 for Thomas.