Nine Pounds Of Pot Seized

Nine pounds of pot, bound for the streets of Mount Olive, has been seized and four people arrested after a chase through two counties.

Police say a Wilson Police canine alerted on a ground freight package en-route to an address in Mount Olive. A Wilson police officer delivered the package and that's when the suspects lead police on a two mile chase into Duplin County.

Police say of the vehicles tried to ram one of the marked police cases in an attempt to escape.

The four pounds of pot has a street value of over $20,000.

The following people were charged:

Raheem Leonard, B/M DOB 09/09/1980, was charged with:
Conspiracy to Sell & Deliver marijuana
Possession with intent to sell & deliver marijuana

Lamone Hargrove, B/M DOB 05/08/1988, was charged with:
Conspiracy to Sell & Deliver marijuana
Possession with intent to sell & deliver marijuana

Antonio Usher, B/M DOB 04/19/1980, was charged with:
Conspiracy to Sell & Deliver marijuana
Possession with intent to sell & deliver marijuana
Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Korey Hill, B/M DOB 10/13/1975, was charged with:
Conspiracy to Sell & Deliver marijuana
Possession with intent to sell & deliver marijuana


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