The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reported the following, according to Captain A.M. Harris:
On Monday shortly after 2 p.m. narcotics agents and Enfield police officers followed up on a drug complaint on Alsop Street.
After a short foot chase a man was identified as 28-year-old Cornelius Devonta Wills Jr.
A vehicle search yielded 33 individually wrapped bags of marijuana — 101 grams — a handgun, currency, sandwich bags and a digital scale.
Wills was charged by Agent A.D. Cash for resisting a public officer, felony possession of marijuana, possession with intent to sell/deliver marijuana, possession of marijuana paraphernalia, maintaining a vehicle/dwelling for a controlled substance and possession of a firearm by felon.
He received a $10,000 bond with a February 17 court date.
An Enfield man is wanted for two counts each of possession with intent to sell/deliver marijuana, sell marijuana and deliver marijuana.
Agent H.G. Phillips obtained the warrants after an investigation was conducted by the narcotics division.
Agents and the Enfield Police Department had received a Crimestoppers tip that drug activity was taking place at an apartment complex on Daniel Bridge Road.
During the investigation agents identified the man reportedly selling marijuana as Traveonte Dayquan Sanders, 21.
Agents encourage Sanders to surrender to law enforcement.
Sanders frequents areas in Enfield and Scotland Neck but may also be in the Durham area.
Citizens are encouraged to report possible drug activity by calling the narcotics division at 252-535-1257, Halifax County Crimestoppers at 252-583-4444 or by downloading the P3 Tips app.