Locust man arrested on multiple drug charges, possession of a firearm
Published 2:08 pm Monday, December 14, 2020
Stanly County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team and the Narcotics Division arrested Christopher Smith at his Locust home last Tuesday on multiple drug charges after a search of his residency led to the discovery of 25.1 grams of methamphetamines along with heroin and fentanyl.
According to a Facebook post from the Sheriff’s Office, Smith was charged with the following: possession with intent to manufacture/sell/deliver methamphetamines, possession with intent to manufacture/sell/deliver heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm by a felon and maintaining a vehicle/dwelling place for controlled substance.
Smith, 31, is in jail on a $50,000 bond. His first initial court appearance is Dec. 21 in District Court in Albemarle.