Operation Groundhog nets over 50 on drug charges – Nash and surrounding

TASK FORCE TARGETS 50 DEALERS IN OPERATION GROUNDHOG 
Between 02/01/2018 and 02/06/2018, the Tar River Regional Drug Task Force (TRRDTF) arrested 38 individuals based on outstanding narcotics related warrants in an effort dubbed Operation Groundhog. These active warrants were the result of the TRRDTF’s investigative efforts based on Sheriff Stone’s directive to address the drug problem in and around Nash County. 
 
Aside from one pre-planned search warrant conducted at 1532 Greys Mill Road in Rocky Mount on February 1, there were five additional searches conducted. A total of 3 pounds and 48 grams of marijuana, 10.2 grams of crack cocaine, and four bindles of heroin were seized during the event. Below are the names of those arrested along with their mugshots, bond amounts, and court dates. 
 
At the moment, there are at least a dozen other individuals that have outstanding warrants where the TRRDTF is actively looking for them. No further information at this time. 
 
Thomas Wade Bass DOB: 03/31/1982 310 Pineview St. Lucama, NC Obtaining Property by False Pretense PWIMSD Heroin $7,500 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Fredrick Séance Perry DOB: 08/10/1991 6009 Nicole Rd. Spring Hope, NC PWISD Cocaine Sell Deliver Cocaine Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $5,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Michael Anthony Davis DOB: 05/25/1971 1410 East Old Spring Hope Rd. Nashville, NC PWIMSD Heroin Sell Deliver Heroin Conspire To Sell Deliver Heroin $3,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
William Giles DOB: 10/26/1967 520 Pine St. Spring Hope, NC PWISD Cocaine $3,500 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Nathaniel Knight Jr. DOB: 02/14/1978 1415 Hargrove St. Rocky Mount, NC 4 counts PWISD Cocaine 3 counts Sell Deliver Cocaine 4 counts Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $55,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Kevin Earl Evans Jr. DOB: 09/17/1990 105 Cane Dr. Rocky Mount, NC 3 counts Possess Heroin Possess Drug Paraphernalia Possession Controlled Substance in Jail $10,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
George Lee Williams Jr. 05/21/1978 217 N. Vyne St. Rocky Mount 3 counts PWISD Cocaine 3 counts Sell Deliver Cocaine 3 counts Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance PWISD Marijuana $25,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Deborah Michaell Jones 9056 Lisa St. Middlesex, NC Simple Possession Schedule VI Misdemeanor Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance Arrested In Franklin Co. Written Promise to Appear In Nash Court Court Date 02/22/2018 

Joshua Demon Alston DOB: 01/26/1987 1051 North Hwy 58 Nashville, NC Conspire To Sell Deliver Cocaine Sell Deliver Counterfeit Controlled Substance $1,500 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Joshua Larry Diehl DOB: 11/19/1971 12284 Anderson Rd. Spring Hope, NC Manufacture Marijuana Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance Possess Marijuana Paraphernalia $15,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Sandra Marks Barnhill DOB: 08/19/1974 3520 White Oak Ridge Rd. Battleboro, NC Trafficking Opiates by Transportation Trafficking Opiates by Possession Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance $75,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Richard Jennings Joyner DOB: 03/01/1990 3936 Flat Rock Dr. Battleboro, NC Possess Heroin Possess Drug Paraphernalia $1,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Larry Donnell Richardson DOB: 02/22/1962 9046 Main St. Castalia, NC Felony Possession Cocaine Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance No Operators License $2,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/01/2018 
 
Marquese Anthony Gibbs DOB: 05/03/1978 7688 NC 48 (Goldrock Inn) Battleboro, NC 2 counts PWISD Cocaine 2 counts Sell Deliver Cocaine $15,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Diana Richardson Ricks DOB: 11/12/1959 803 South 1st St. Nashville, NC Conspire To Sell Deliver Heroin Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance $20,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Carmen Marie Mercer DOB: 04/13/1980 12321 Old Smithfield Rd. Bailey, NC Trafficking Opiates by Possession Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance Possess Marijuana Paraphernalia $75,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Stephen Troy Richardson DOB: 07/25/1980 12321 Old Smithfield Rd. Bailey, NC Trafficking Opiates by Possession Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance Possess Marijuana Paraphernalia $75,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Deandre Tamir Murphy DOB: 06/18/1993 545 N. Mercer St. Rocky Mount, NC 2 counts of PWISD Cocaine 2 counts of Sell Deliver Cocaine $5,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Michael Wayne Pittman DOB: 05/05/1959 4678 Pine St. Battleboro, NC 2 counts of PWIMSD Heroin 2 counts of Sell Deliver Heroin 2 counts of Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $60,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Delvon Shyheim Watson DOB: 04/22/1994 824 Star St. Rocky Mount, NC 2 counts of PWISD Cocaine 2 counts of Sell Deliver Cocaine 2 counts of Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $20,000 Secured Bond/ Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Kimberly Anne Brown DOB: 03/01/1987 4193 Old Carriage Rd. Rocky Mount, NC Sell Deliver Heroin PWIMSD Heroin $1,500 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Albert Earl Horne DOB: 11/14/1983 1405 Old Mill Rd. Rocky Mount, NC 2 counts of PWIMSD Heroin 2 counts of Sell Deliver Heroin 2 counts of PWIMSD Heroin $60,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Kalid Koron Ocean DOB: 04/12/1997 404 Sharpe Rd. Sharpsburg, NC PWIMSD Heroin Sell Deliver Heroin Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $20,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 

Darryl Glen Taylor DOB: 02/02/1994 5654 N. Halifax Rd. Rocky Mount, NC PWIMSD Heroin Sell Deliver Heroin Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance $20,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Allan Michael Mathis DOB: 12/14/1988 105 Braswell Woods Circle Rocky Mount, NC PWIMSD Heroin $1,500 Secured Bond/ Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Howard Anthony Williams DOB: 04/14/1976 2121 Ash Way Nashville, NC Possession Marijuana Up To ½ Oz Misdemeanor Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance Possession Drug Paraphernalia $2,000 Secured Bond/ Court Date 02/22/2018 
 
Deloris Denise Williams DOB: 02/27/1981 2801 Winstead Store Rd. Rocky Mount, NC Trafficking Opiates by Sell Trafficking Opiates by Transportation Trafficking Opiates by Possession Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance $201,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 

Paul Elvin Poland DOB: 09/13/1972 317 E. Railroad St. Spring Hope, NC Possession Heroin PWIMSD Schedule III Controlled Substance $3,500 Secured Bond/ Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Lakita Janelle Coleman DOB: 02/11/1973 1624 Branch St. Rocky Mount, NC PWISD Cocaine Sell Deliver Cocaine Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance $7,500 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Chadwick Wayne Pittman02/26/1981 4671 Pine St. Battleboro, NC PWIMSD Heroin Sell Deliver Heroin Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $5,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Alexis Theresa Wiggins DOB: 08/19/1996 666 NC 581 Spring Hope, NC Sell Deliver Counterfeit Controlled Substance Conspire To Sell Deliver Cocaine Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance Sell Deliver Cocaine PWISD Cocaine $10,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Kimberly Jean Beecham DOB: 09/17/1979 306 Elm St. Columbia, NC Sell/Deliver Heroin PWIMSD Heroin $3,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Marc Alex Pone DOB: 09/30/1984 276 Whetstone Ct. Rocky Mount, NC Felony Possession Cocaine Possession Heroin Maintaining Dwell Place Controlled Substance Possession Stolen Firearm $15,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
James Otis Davis Jr. DOB: 09/27/1988 4517 NC 581 Spring Hope, NC Sell/Deliver Cocaine PWISD Cocaine Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance 2 counts PWIMSD Heroin 2 counts Sell Deliver Heroin Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $20,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Travis Sintell Somerville DOB: 03/19/1987 1532 Greys Mill Rd. Rocky Mount, NC PWISD Marijuana Felony Possession Marijuana Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $15,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/02/2018 
 
Robert William Dawes DOB: 01/20/1975 4962 Redman Rd. Rocky Mount, NC Felony Possession Cocaine Maintain Vehicle Controlled Substance Possession Drug Paraphernalia $1,500 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Victor Whitaker DOB: 02/11/1974 4643 Oakwood Dr. Battleboro, NC 2 counts of PWISD Cocaine 2 counts of Sell Deliver Cocaine 2 counts of Maintain Vehicle Controlled Substance Trafficking Opiates by Sell/ Trafficking Opiates by Possession Trafficking Opiates by Transport/ Maintain Vehicle for Controlled Substance $160,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/05/2018 
 
Tyrus J Hatfield DOB: 10/14/1981 492 Earlie Collins Rd. Castalia, NC PWISD Cocaine Sell Deliver Cocaine Maintain Dwell Place Controlled Substance $50,000 Secured Bond Court Date 02/06/2018

 

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