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Blotter: China Grove man faces felony possession, other drug charges

SALISBURY — A China Grove faces a list of drug charges after an indictment and Saturday arrest.

William Scottie Kerr, 34, faces charges that include felony possession of cocaine, three counts of misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia and simple possession of a schedule four controlled substance, according to warrants. He was indicted on the felony possession charge and a misdemeanor drug charge and arrested by a sheriff’s deputy on the other counts.

On Saturday, warrants alleged that Kerr possessed the drug diazepam, a glass pipe with a copper filter and a make up tube containing pills.

He remained in the Rowan County Jail Sunday afternoon under a total bond of $11,000.

In other reports:

• Bobby Wesley, 64, of Salisbury, was charged Friday with felony possession of a schedule two controlled substance, misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia and driving while impaired. Warrants alleged Wesley possessed a metal pipe with a burnt end and that he was driving on Confederate Avenue and Henderson Street.

• Gary Wunderlich, 51, of Lexington, was charged Friday with felony possession of a schedule two controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. Warrants allege Wunderlich possessed hypodermic needles, a plastic blue and clear container and two straws.

 

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