Four arrested, charged after drug raid in Robeson County

Four arrested, charged after drug raid in Robeson County
(Source: Raycom Media)

ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WMBF) – Four people are facing charges after a drug raid Wednesday in St. Pauls, according to a press release from the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies executed a search warrant at a home on Millionaire Road and reportedly seized heroin, cocaine, Oxycodone pills, Suboxone strips, marijuana, drug paraphernalia, five firearms and $1,277.

Michael Dwight Blackwell, 29, Mickey Jeffries, 26, Zebian Bullard, 23, and Michael Blanks, 65, were arrested.

Michael Blackwell (TL), Michael Blanks (TR), Zebian Bullard (BL) and Mickey Jeffries (BR)
Michael Blackwell (TL), Michael Blanks (TR), Zebian Bullard (BL) and Mickey Jeffries (BR) (Source: Robeson County Sheriff's Office)

The four suspects are facing the following charges:

  • Trafficking opium or heroin
  • Possession with intent to sell or deliver heroin
  • Conspiring to sell or deliver heroin
  • Trafficking cocaine
  • Possession with intent to sell or deliver cocaine
  • Conspiring to sell or deliver cocaine
  • Trafficking opiods
  • Possession with intent to sell or deliver a schedule II and III controlled substance
  • Possession with intent to sell or deliver marijuana
  • Maintaining a drug dwelling
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia

Blackwell received an additional charge of possession of a firearm by a felon.

According to the release, Blackwell was out on bond for first-degree murder and discharging a weapon into occupied property, He is currently on probation for trafficking cocaine.

All four suspects were taken to the Robeson County Detention Center. Blackwell received a $1,850,000 secured bond, while Jeffries and Bullard each received a $1 million secured bond. Blanks received a $100,000 secured bond.

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