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Up to an inch and a half so far for the coast and the lakes. Showers will be continuing throughout the day, starting to diminish for the early evening hours. Cooler temps are in store for the weekend. Rains should stay away for the weekend as well.
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Police believe man arrested was carrying meth
PRESS RELEASE FROM PINEHURST POLICE DEPARTMENT:
On Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 Officer Leonard Roff of the Pinehurst Police Department conducted a traffic stop in the 600 block of Strickland Drive.
Upon obtaining consent to search the vehicle, Officer Roff located a small metal tin that contained two clear, plastic bags containing a crystal-like substance that he believed to be methamphetamine.
The driver, a 31 year old white male identified as Randy Reed of Spurger, was placed under arrest for Possession of a Controlled Substance.
He was transported to the Orange County Jail where he was later released after posting a $1500.00 bond.
The offense is a State Jail Felony punishable by up to 2 years in a state jail and a $10,000 fine.