Two Arrested for Trafficking Cocaine
Two people face numerous trafficking cocaine charges after being arrested Wednesday in Lowes Food parking lot in Taylortown.
Wiley James Farmer, 30, 186 Murray Hill Road, Southern Pines, and Deborah Anne Brown, 52, of 1720 N.C. 211, Eagle Springs, were arrested by members of the Moore County Sheriff's Office narcotics unit and selective enforcement unit during an undercover drug operation, according to a press release.
During the investigation, officers seized 118 grams of powder cocaine, three grams of crack cocaine, digital scales and $2,222, according to the release. The estimated street value of the drugs seized is $7,260.
Farmer was charged with six counts of trafficking cocaine, possess with intent to sell/deliver cocaine, sell cocaine, deliver cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to the release. He was jailed, with bail set at $250,000.
Brown was charged with one count of conspiracy to traffic cocaine, maintain a place to keep controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to the release. She was jailed, with bail set at $35,000.
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