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McDowell County Sheriff's Office
Tuesday August 10th, 2021 :: 08:20 a.m. EDT


Deputies respond to shots being fired and locate marijuana grow

                Lt. Chris Taylor of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged Richard Darrin Cody, 53, address listed as Davistown Church Road in Old Fort, with manufacturing marijuana.
                At 12:38 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 4, deputies were called to Davistown Church Road in reference to shots being fired.
                Neighbors reported the shots coming from Cody’s property.
                As deputies searched the area for Cody, they located approximately 30 marijuana plants around a camper and on the back side of Cody’s residence.

McDowell County Sheriff's Office
593 Spaulding Rd
Marion, NC 28752

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 828-652-2235

Richelle Bailey
McDowell County Sheriff's Office
[email protected]

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