• Stanly County authorities seize fentanyl, guns, cash


    STANLY COUNTY, N.C. - Authorities in Stanly County seized 93.3 grams of suspected fentanyl, $9,212 in cash and a handgun, officials said.

    The Stanly County Sheriff’s Office and the Albemarle Police Department executed two pre-dawn search warrants Thursday on two homes – one in Albemarle and another in Badin.  

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    The items were seized from the home in Badin -- 505 Jackson Street.

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    The street value for the drugs is about $28,000.

    Earl Christopher Terry Jr., 33, was charged with the following:

    • Felony trafficking in opium
    • Felony possession with intent to sell and deliver Schedule I drug
    • Felony possession of firearm by felon
    • Misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia

    Terry posted a $250,000 bond and was released.

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