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McDowell County Sheriff's Office
Friday April 13th, 2018 :: 10:53 a.m. EDT


Morganton man charged in McDowell with possessing methamphetamine

Detective Patrick Guion of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged Johnathan Andrew Akers, 37, of 104 Redbud Lane in Morganton, with possession of methamphetamine.
On March 27, Sheriff’s Office detectives and members of the U.S. Marshal Service went to 70 Indian Waters Drive in Old Fort looking for a fugitive.
They didn’t find the wanted suspect, but another man there, Akers, was acting suspiciously. A subsequent search of Akers’ person turned up 3.9 grams of meth.

McDowell County Sheriff's Office
593 Spaulding Rd
Marion, NC 28752

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Non-emergencies: 828-652-2235

Richelle Bailey
McDowell County Sheriff's Office

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