Officers seize Fentanyl, make arrest

Published 3:08 pm Thursday, April 18, 2019

Staff Reports

The Stanly County Drug Task Force, the Stanly County Sheriff’s Office and the Albemarle Police Department executed two pre-dawn search warrants Thursday on homes in Albemarle and Badin.

Law enforcement seized 93.3 grams of suspected Fentanyl, $9,212 in cash and a handgun after a search warrant was executed at 505 Jackson St., Badin.

The approximate street value of the drugs seized is $28,000, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Earl Terry

Earl Christopher Terry Jr., 33, was charged with the felony trafficking in opium, felony possession with intent to sell and deliver schedule I, felony possession of firearm by felon and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

Terry posted a $250,000 bond and was released.