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McDowell County Sheriff's Office
Friday September 23rd, 2022 :: 10:00 a.m. EDT


Marion Woman Charged with Drug and Gun Crimes

Detective Hicks with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office Community Impact team charged 36-year-old Amber Mabe Pendley of Marion with Felonious Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of a Stolen Firearm. A Magistrate issued Pendley a $20,000 secured bond.

On September 1st Detective Hicks stopped Pendley’s vehicle after he saw her driving and knew she did not have a valid driver's license. A search of the vehicle turned up methamphetamine and a handgun reported stolen out of Asheville, NC.

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

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