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McDowell County Sheriff's Office
Friday May 20th, 2022 :: 10:00 a.m. EDT


Old Fort Man Charged with Meth Possession

Detective David Jones with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office Community Impact Team charged 53-year-old Richard Allison Noblitt of Old Fort with Felonious Possession of Methamphetamine.  He was given a $5,000 secured bond.

On May 14th, Detective Jones stopped Noblitt’s vehicle for displaying an expired tag.  Detectives located Noblitt and another individual in the vehicle and determined both had suspended driver’s licenses.  A search of Noblitt’s person turned up ½ oz of methamphetamine.

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

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