Man facing five drug charges from Lenoir County

LENOIR COUNTY, NC (WITN) - An Eastern Carolina man is facing numerous drug charges after his arrest last week.

Lenoir County deputies say they arrested Dontrell Smith on Thursday after an investigation that began in October.

Deputies say during that time they made numerous controlled buys of marijuana from Smith in the La Grange area.

He was charged with three counts of possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana, one count of sell Schedule VI and one count of deliver Schedule VI controlled substances.

Smith was jailed on a $35,000 secured bond.