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Marion Police Department, NC
Friday October 15th, 2021 :: 01:48 p.m. EDT


Press Release for morning Narcotic Search Warrant (click on blue link)

On the morning of Friday October 15, 2021, Officers with the Marion Police Department and McDowell County Sheriff’s Office, executed a narcotics search warrant at 57 West Seagle Street in Marion.
Investigators with the Narcotics Task Force (comprised of McDowell County Sheriff’s Office, Marion Police Department, North Carolina State Bureau of Investigations), found illegal narcotics, a firearm, and an undisclosed amount of money inside the home, as a result of the search. We would like to thank the citizens for their information of illegal narcotics sales taking place at this residence. All of our agencies are happy to see this investigation come to an end. 
Yusef Shakuur (51), who is currently on post release from the North Carolina Department of Correction, was arrested and charged with the following crimes:
Possession with Intent to Sale and Deliver Methamphetamine
Felony Possession of Methamphetamine
Misdemeanor Possession of Sch II
Possession with Intent to Sale and Deliver Oxycotin
Possession of Firearm by Felon
Maintain Dwelling for Sale and Use of Narcotics
Shakuur was placed in the custody of the McDowell County Jail under a $55,000 bond.

Marion Police Department, NC
270 S Main St
Marion, NC 28752

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