Community Living | Coupon | Police Scanner | E-News Signup | Archives | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Have a HOT TIP? Call 704-276-6587 Or E-mail us At LH@LincolnHerald.net
Advanced Search
Lincoln Herald | Lincolnton, NC


home : news : law enforcement June 27, 2022

4/7/2022 6:59:00 PM
Lengthy Narcotics Investigation Leads To Arrest & Seizure
Photo Courtesy Lincoln County Sheriff's Office
Photo Courtesy Lincoln County Sheriff's Office

Lincoln County Sheriff's
Office Press Release


LINCOLNTON, N.C. – A nine-month long investigation by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office narcotics division led to the arrest of one person and seizure of drugs and cash.

Narcotics officers along with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team executed a search warrant at a residence at 1145 Rose Hill Drive, Lincolnton, NC around 8 a.m. on April 7, 2022 and took one individual into custody without incident.

The arrest was the result of the lengthy investigation where narcotics officers were able to make several purchases of controlled substances from the residence. During the search today, investigators seized 2-point-5 grams of methamphetamine and 129 grams of marijuana. They also seized several hundred dollars in cash.

Teresa Leann Riffle, 38, of 1145 Rose Hill Drive, Lincolnton, NC was charged with three counts of sale and deliver marijuana, three counts of sale and deliver methamphetamine, four counts of possession with the intent to sale and deliver marijuana, four counts of possession with intent to sale and deliver methamphetamine and seven counts of maintaining a dwelling for the purpose of sale and deliver a controlled substance.

Riffle was taken before a Lincoln County magistrate and placed in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under a $113,000 secured bond.

If you are concerned there is drug activity in your neighborhood contact the LCSO Drug Tip line at 704-736-8606. All tips are investigated. You can also call the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office at 704-732-9050, the Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735-8202 or the Lincolnton/Lincoln County Crime Stoppers at 704-736-8909.



1 - Alps Mtn - Taking Care Of

Have Us E-mail You The Latest News
Click Here

LincolnHerald.net

Your #1 Local Source for News, Sports, Opinion, Obituaries, Religion, Classifieds, Events, Photos, Community, Coupons, and more!

Serving Lincoln, Catawba, Gaston and Cleveland counties including the areas of Lincolnton, Denver, Maiden, Stanley, Alexis, Vale, Crouse, Iron Station, High Shoals and Cherryville.

Not a newspaper, not a magazine, we’re online – on your computer at home or work, on your smartphone… with news and more 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year including holidays.

To Make Sure You Always
Get The Latest Updates,
If You Haven’t Already:

Like Our Facebook Page and
Click On SEE FIRST at
LincolnHerald.net

Also Follow Us On Twitter 
@LincolnHerald20




1 - Alps Mtn - Taking Care Of




Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   
























HomeNewsState NewsReligionOpinionSportsObituariesExtrasCommunityClassifiedsSubmitLife

Terms and Use | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Site Design and Content
Copyright Lincoln Herald, LLC 2011-2021

 


Software © 1998-2022 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved