Many people have stories of things they did as a college student that they wish, in hindsight, they had not. However, only a small percentage of these actions end up with anything more than a bad case of regret. Occasionally, the impulsive and risk-taking actions of college students result in criminal charges. Unfortunately, pair of roommates - a male and female - at a North Carolina college fall in the group of college students who end up with criminal charges. Specifically, two Appalachia State University students returned from Spring Break only to realize they were just starting a fight against criminal drug charges.
One of the hazards of a person going to a hospital with suspicious injuries and sparse information is that it may bring the authorities into an investigation. Hospital authorities may possibly have a legal duty to report certain suspicious circumstances to the police. Recently, a man went to a North Carolina hospital for burn injuries and got more treatment than he wanted. He's now waiting for drug charges because hospital authorities called the police under circumstances that may or may not have been justified.
A drug bust in North Carolina has led to the arrest of one man. Authorities were involved in a three-month investigation concerning a mobile home in the local area. They had received tips and also conducted surveillance on the home. When authorities finally obtained a warrant and conducted a search, what they found led to the man being taken into custody and hit with drug charges.
A 22-year-old North Carolina resident has been arrested and was being detained after his bond was set at $50,000. Authorities assert the man is involved in a marijuana operation in the western portion of the state. They also say that additional arrests are likely. He is now facing several drug charges that include the possession and manufacture of marijuana with intent to sell or distribute it and also maintaining the dwelling for those substances.
A North Carolina man is facing drug charges after a lengthy investigation by authorities. The man is accused of dealing prescription pills from his home. He has been hit with two felony drug charges in the case and is additionally accused of drug activity while outside of the state.
A man is facing drug charges after a major bust in North Carolina. Authorities reportedly found over 500 pounds of marijuana at the home he was renting. The man was already jailed on drug charges in September, but with the newest find, he will likely face additional legal trouble.
Several residents of North Carolina are facing drug charges in a huge raid performed by Lincoln County authorities. Officers involved in the raid were searching for 59 suspects, all of whom were wanted on drug charges. Although they didn't find everyone, officers managed to track down over three dozen people.
Two North Carolina residents are facing drug charges after a traffic stop. During the early morning stop, authorities claimed to have found a duffle bag inside of the vehicle that was filled with cocaine. The officers stated the bag was 'in plain sight.' The drug charges were filed against the two occupants of the vehicle after the stop.
A conviction on drug charges in the state of North Carolina can net someone a lengthy jail sentence. However, some types of drug operations can also endanger the health of the public and responding officers. Meth labs can be extremely dangerous to people and one man is accused of running one out of his home. The man is now facing a host of drug charges related to his alleged manufacturing facility.
A North Carolina man has been charged with several drug offenses related to a bag found near his car. Police assert that the man stopped short of a license checking station they had set up north of Maysville on US 17. After a Jones County deputy initiated a traffic stop, the man found himself in jail on drug charges.