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McDowell County Sheriff's Office
Thursday September 16th, 2021 :: 04:22 p.m. EDT

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Search Warrant Yields Drugs

Lt. Chris Taylor of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged and arrested 55-year-old Charles Robert Brown of 46 Mae Drive in Nebo with Trafficking in Methamphetamine, PWIMSD Methamphetamine, PWIMSD Heroin, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Heroin and Maintaining a Dwelling to Keep a Controlled Substance.

Lt. Taylor also charged and arrested 26-year-old Cody Thomas Brown of the same address with Trafficking in Methamphetamine, PWIMSD Methamphetamine, PWIMSD Heroin, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Heroin and Maintaining a Dwelling to Keep a Controlled Substance.

On Wednesday, September 15, Detectives with the Sheriff’s Office, Marion Police Department and Agents with the NC State Bureau of Investigations served a search warrant on the Mae Drive address.

A search of the residence turned up 165 grams of Methamphetamine, 3.5 grams of Heroin, cash, firearms and drug paraphernalia.

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

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Non-emergencies: 828-652-2235

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