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Chatham County narcotics unit conducts raids; make arrests

Posted Friday, March 4, 2005

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Two undercover drug operations came to a close this week as agents from the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit and the Sheriff’s SIRT Team executed two search warrants tonight. The first was conducted at the residence of Preston Maurice McCrimmon, of 675 J.S. Waters School Rd., Goldston. McCrimmon, 27, was charged with Felonious Possession With Intent to Sell and Deliver Cocaine, Felonious Maintaining a Dwelling for Controlled Substances, Felonious Possession of Cocaine, Felonious Possession With Intent to Sell and Deliver Marijuana, Felony Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

After deputies secured the residence, they seized 26 grams of cocaine, 20 grams of Marijuana, a 22 Caliber Browning pistol and a Mossberg 30-30 Lever action rifle.

McCrimmon was arrested without incident and jailed under a $5,000.00 secured bond.

Later, the same units of the Sheriff’s Office searched the residence located at 199 Pasture Road, Siler City and arrested Fernando Rodriquez Martinez, 33, and charged him with Felonious Possession With Intent to Sell and Deliver Marijuana, Felonious Possession of Marijuana, Felonious Maintaining a Dwelling for Controlled Substances and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Deputies seized a pound and a half of Marijuana, a 22 caliber Smith & Wesson pistol and a 12-gauge shotgun. Martinez was arrested without incident and jailed under a $3,000.00 secured bond.

 
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