The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reported the following, according to Captain Scott Hall:
On Saturday Corporal G. Martin was patrolling in the vicinity of Halifax when he noticed a vehicle speeding.
Martin initiated a traffic stop. The driver was issued a speeding citation.
The passenger was identified as Lakeisha Parker, 30, of Roanoke Rapids.
Martin’s dog Loki was deployed and gave a positive alert for illegal narcotics.
Parker was charged with possession of cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia. She received a $1,000 bond and November 30 court date.
While patrolling Interstate 95 Saturday, Martin conducted a traffic stop for speeding.
Further investigation led to a search of the vehicle in which a firearm and marijuana were located.
Antwaine Johnson, 45, of Littleton, was charged with speeding, possession of marijuana up to one-half ounce, and possession of a firearm by a felon.
He was jailed without the opportunity for bond and received a November 30 court date.