Six Robeson County men arrested on drug charges in multi-agency bust

Six Robeson County men arrested on drug charges in multi-agency bust

ROBESON COUNTY, NC (WMBF) – A coordinated law enforcement operation led to the arrest of six Robeson County men on Thursday for allegedly selling drugs in the area.

According to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of North Carolina, the following individuals were taken into custody and charged:

  • Mitchell Locklear, 54, of Maxton, on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute marijuana and cocaine
  • Torrey Locklear, 37, of Maxton, on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute marijuana, cocaine and oxycodone
  • Christopher Locklear, 34, of Maxton, on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute marijuana and cocaine
  • Timothy Lloyd Hunt, 42, of Maxton, on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute marijuana and cocaine
  • Kevin Clark, 30, of Rowland, on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute marijuana, cocaine and oxycodone
  • Kevin Dwayne Revels, 35, of Maxton, on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute marijuana and cocaine, and possession of firearms by a felon

Investigators also reportedly seized 68 firearms during the operation, the release stated.

The case is being investigated by the FBI, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Internal Revenue Service, and Immigration and Custom Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations.

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