Multiple Drug Arrests Made In Halifax County After Traffic Check

Three men were arrested for three separate drug-related incidents Thursday night after Halifax deputies were doing a traffic check.

Branch/Gay/Dickens

Three men were arrested for three separate drug-related incidents Thursday night after Halifax deputies were doing a traffic check.

Deputies arrested the three men when they were stopping cars at the intersection of Washington Avenue and 11th Street in Weldon.

Officials first arrested 29-year-old Edwin Branch of Weldon for resisting a public officer after he was seen with a gun and asked to step out of his car.

After smelling marijuana from their cars, authorities arrested both 32-year-old Christopher Gay of Jackson and 25-year-old Carroll Dickens, Jr. of Gaston.

Both Gay and Dickens were charged for possession with intent to sell marijuana.

Gay is being held on a $1,200 bond while Dickens was given a $3,000 bond.

Branch is being held on a $2,000 bond.

Gay and Dickens are scheduled to appear in court September 3.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WITN

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 270449751 - witn.com/a?a=270449751
Gray Television, Inc.