NC man busted for trying to pass sandwich as pot

  • Posted: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 1:19 a.m.
    UPDATED: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 1:25 a.m.

 
 

BURLINGTON (AP) — A North Carolina man apparently trying to feather his nest by selling illegal drugs is in jail because his plan laid an egg.
 


The Times-News of Burlington reports (http://bit.ly/WtKYQH) a Graham man is accused of selling an undercover police officer a bag that he said contained an ounce of marijuana. The bag actually contained a half-eaten chicken sandwich.
 
 
A warrant filed in the Alamance County Magistrate's Office says 23-year-old Dustin Rockwell Davis is charged with sell and delivery of a counterfeit controlled substance and sell and delivery of marijuana. Both are felonies.
 
 
Davis was jailed under a $5,000 bond. His attorney couldn't be identified Tuesday.
 
 
Police said Davis sold the half-eaten chicken sandwich to the Burlington undercover officer on Jan. 30.
 
 
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Information from: Times-News, http://www.thetimesnews.com

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