Enfield N.C – (WNCN) Halifax County Sheriff’s department yielded one loaded handgun, 24.2 grams of individually wrapped bags of marijuana (7 bags) and after an “in-depth search,” police say, an additional 200 grams of cocaine from a female taken into custody were discovered at the Halifax Detention Center, deputies say.
The traffic stop happened after a Halifax Sheriff Deputy W.H Wheeler stopped the married couple for a speeding violation, traveling south bound on I-95 near mile marker 159, authorities say.
In a release to CBS North Carolina, during the investigation, a female police officer was requested to conduct a “in-depth” search of Darlene High, 49,of Rocky Mount, where deputies discovered the 200 grams of cocaine on her.
Also taken into custody was the driver of the vehicle, a 2005 Dodge Durango, Anthony High,39, also of Rocky Mount, deputies say.
According to the release, Anthony High was charged with possession with intent to sell/deliver marijuana and possession of a stolen firearm by felon.
The wife, Darlene High was arrested and charged with possession with the intent to sell/deliver marijuana while maintaining