A 17-year-old has been charged with trafficking prescription opioids and another man charged with possession of a stolen motor vehicle after officers arrested them on Friday.
Damian Mikal Williams, 20, of 2801 Burgandy St., Winston-Salem, was charged with possession of a stolen motor vehicle, driving with a revoked license, possession of a fictitious registration plate, misdemeanor possession of marijuana paraphernalia and misdemeanor possession of marijuana.
Jaden Rayne Fishel, 17, of 170 James Harper Trail, was charged with felony possession with intent to sell and distribute a schedule VI controlled substance, felony trafficking opium or heroin and two counts of misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.
According to information provided by the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, on Friday deputies conducted a traffic stop on a black Mercedes Benz in reference to suspicious activity in the 500 block of Enterprise Road.
Officers discovered the vehicle displaying a fictitious registration and the driver, later identified as Williams, was found to have a revoked license and was in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
The front seat passenger, later identified as Fishel, was found in possession of a large amount of prescription narcotics and marijuana as well as drug paraphernalia.
After further investigation, officers discovered the vehicle had been reported stolen out of Greensboro.
Both Williams and Fishel were arrested and taken before the magistrate. Williams was given a $10,000 secured bond and Fishel was given a $50,000 secured bond. Both are scheduled to appear in Lexington District Court on April 3.
Sharon Myers can be reached at (336) 249-3981, ext. 228, or at email@example.com. Follow Sharon on Twitter: @LexDispatchSM