Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Marijuana Arrest in Noxapater

Winston Sheriff's Deputies and Noxapater Police made an arrest this afternoon for the manufacture of a controlled substance. James Ronnie Edwards of Noxapater was arrested after deputies observed live marijuana plants growing in the back yard of a residence on Vardaman Street. Dried marijuana and drug paraphanalia was confiscated at the residence as well.

Edwards is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday. The amount and weight of the drug is yet to be determined.

Dalton Womble with Noxapater PD and Sheriff Officers Lester Holdiness and
Mark Gregory with confiscated plants