files/MDTB-GBR490x110-Feb2015.jpg files/DeerfieldWebBanner_final.jpg
High Country News, Weather, and Bulletins

Todays ForecastToday:
42°F | 32°F | 40%
Tomorrows ForecastTomorrow:
55°F | 47°F | 50%
  Swap Shop Online
Home Sports Weather Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Autos
Drug Bust in Lenoir PDF Print
Written by Kyle Jones   
Saturday, 02 June 2012 23:28

Last week, the Lenoir Police Department Narcotics Unit conducted a counter drug operation resulting in the arrests of Brian Corpening and Latrice Jones. Jones's 2004 Ford Mustang was stopped on Virginia St. after detectives received information that the alleged suspects were traveling to Lenoir to complete a drug deal. A total of 60 dosage units of “crack” cocaine, 8.9 grams of marijuana, and $626 dollars in currency were recovered and seized during the operation and the suspects were placed in the Caldwell County Detention Center. Both were charged with offenses including felony possession with Intent to Manufacture, Sell, and Deliver Cocaine, Marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Anyone with information related to illegal narcotics violations is asked to contact the Lenoir Police Department at 828-757-2100 or Lenoir/Caldwell County Crime Stoppers at



Prev ArticleNext Article
Share This Article:
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email