The owner gave deputies consent to search the residence where they located various types of illegal drugs including cocaine and liquid methamphetamine. They also seized drug paraphernalia including used and unused hypodermic needles, glass pipes and digital scales. A search warrant was obtained and Sheriff’s Narcotics investigators were called to the scene to continue the search of the residence.
Charged in the incident were:
Jonathan Lawrence Cline, 33, of 1938 Peeler Road, Vale, NC is charged with one felony count each of Trafficking in Cocaine, Possession of a Controlled Substance Schedule I, Trafficking in Methamphetamine, Maintaining a Residence for a Controlled Substance, and Fraud by Identity Theft. He is also charged with one misdemeanor count of Failure to Appear, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Non Support. He was placed in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under a $127,700 secured bond.
Holly Lynn Pope, 30, of Shepherd Court, Taylorsville, NC is charged with one felony count of Possession of a Controlled Substance Schedule II and one misdemeanor count of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. She was jailed under a $10,000 secured bond.
Shasta Marie Oxendine, 33, of Atlantic Lane, Lincolnton, NC is charged with one felony count of Possession of a Controlled Substance Schedule II and one misdemeanor count each of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Non Support. She was placed under a $5,750 secured bond.
Jennifer Marie Sronce, 39, of Reeps Grove Church Road, Vale, NC is charged with one felony count of Possession of Methamphetamine and one misdemeanor count of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Warrants on Sronce have not been served.
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