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Narcotics unit busy with arrests

Posted Monday, July 12, 2004

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Antonio Valencia Garcia

Two extensive undercover drug operations came to a close this week as agents from the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office Drug Unit executed a Search Warrant at 1897 Ed Clapp Road, Siler City and arrested Antonio Valencia Garcia, 25, of the same address. Garcia was charges with Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Stolen Goods and Possession of Stolen Firearms.

After deputies secured the residence, they discovered a stolen boat motor and two stolen firearms on the premises and determined that Garcia was the possessor of the property and was then charged with those property crimes.

This arrest was the result of a month long campaign where marijuana was purchased by Chatham County undercover drug agents. Garcia was jailed under a $3,000.00 secured bond.

Erique Labra Asencio

On July 9, the drug unit of the Sheriff’s Office arrested Erique Labra Asencio, 41, of 1131 Tempting Church Road, Sanford and charged him with 2 counts of Felonious Trafficking Cocaine, 1 count of Felonious Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Cocaine, 3 Counts of Felonious Sell and Deliver of Cocaine, 3 counts of Felonious Maintaining a Vehicle for Controlled Substances.

Deputies seized nearly 10 ounces of Cocaine having a street value of $27,000.00 and an Interstate Arms 7.62 Assault rifle at his arrest, which occurred at Murchison’s Car Wash in Goldston.

This arrest was the result of a month long campaign where large amounts of cocaine was purchased by Chatham County undercover agents. Asencio was jailed under a $5,000.00 secured bond.

 
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