Comments Off on Operation “Shattered Glass” nets arrests of Robert Sutton, 43, Todd Whorton, 62, Michael Dixon, Sr., 61, and John Willis in Pamlico County for manufacturing and distributing Methamphetamine

Four people were arrested in Pamlico County Saturday for their involvement in manufacturing and distributing methamphetamine.

Investigators performed a search at 15961 NC Highway 55 in Stonewall where they found packaging materials, digital scales, heroin, and meth.

Robert Sutton, 43, of Merritt was charged with possession of precursor materials with the intent to manufacture methamphetamine, possession with intent to sell or deliver heroin, possession with intent to sell or deliver methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, and possession of controlled substances in a local confinement facility.

Additionally, Sutton’s home on Florence Road in Merritt was also searched. The SBI assisted in taking apart what investigators call a methamphetamine lab.

Sutton was currently out of jail on bond for a previous possession of methamphetamine charge. He’s currently in the Pamlico County Detention Center with bond set at $55,000 secured.

Todd Whorton, 62, of Merritt was charged with possession of precursor materials with the intent to manufacture methamphetamine. He’s in the PCDC under a $15,000 secured bond.

A search of a home on Shine Drive in Arapahoe Saturday also turned up drug paraphernalia and a firearm. Investigators say it’s the residence of Michael Dixon, Sr.

The 61-year-old was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Dixon is in the PCDC with bond set at $25,000 secured.

Finally, the fourth person arrested during the operation is John Willis of Oriental. Investigators served warrants for 11 counts of possession of pseudoephedrine with a prior felony conviction of manufacturing or possession of methamphetamine. Willis is in the PCDC under a $60,000 secured bond.

Investigators say more charges are expected in this ongoing investigation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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