Tag Archives: possession of cocaine

Gastonia Man Charged With Rape, Indecent Liberties With A Minor

GASTONIA, N.C. — A Gastonia man has been arrested on accusations that he raped a 14-year-old girl. Police say Maderkis Rollinson, 32, is charged with rape and indecent liberties with a minor. Officers also said the charges are based on two …Read More

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Man Drinking At Bus Stop Found In Possession Of Cocaine

HICKORY, N.C.  — A Hickory man drinking a beer at a bus stop ran from officers after he was found with cocaine Monday evening, police said. Johnny Lee Wilfong, 46, of 303 12th St. SW, was charged with one count …Read More

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Convicted Robber Fled Courthouse During Recess

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A Charlotte man escaped police custody during a court recess Wednesday, just before a jury found him guilty of robbery. The trial for Tahj Wilson, 24, began Dec. 9. He was convicted Wednesday afternoon on one count …Read More

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Third Time's A Charm For Gaston County Drunk Driver

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. – After stopping for a license checkpoint on Friday night, a man took off on foot leading police on a short chase. According to arrest warrants, Edward Lashaun Horton was caught after he ran from Gastonia police …Read More

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Police Looking For Drug Trafficker In Cleveland Co.

CLEVELAND COUNTY, N.C. — Authorities are looking for a Grover man facing multiple drug charges. Drug agents with the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office used a search warrant to enter the home of Matthew Archie earlier this week. They said they found …Read More

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