Four individuals face multiple drug charges stemming from two separate incidents, according to Halifax County Sheriff Fred S. Clark.
Joseph Patrick Brandon, 36, of Memorial Drive in South Boston, 27-year-old Nichole Dawn Totherow of Lennig Road in Nathalie and 23-year-old Hanna Marie Francis of Sinai Road were arrested on multiple drug charges on Sunday following a complaint of possible drug activity in one of the rooms at Budget Inn on Philpott Road in South Boston.
Deputies were able to make contact with persons in the room and seized suspected cocaine, suspected methamphetamine, suspected marijuana and suspected drug paraphernalia.
Brandon faces charges of possession of a Schedule I or II controlled substance and possession of marijuana and was served a warrant for contempt of court.
He was released on a $4,000 secured bond.
Totherow faces two counts of possession of a Schedule I or II controlled substance and possession of marijuana.
She was released on a $2,500 secured bond.
Francis faces charges of possession of a Schedule I or II controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana.
She was held without bail.
Deputy J. L. Franco served the warrants.
Casey James Bowes, 33, of McGhees Hill Road, Semora, North Carolina, faces charges of possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute, possession of heroin with the intent to distribute, possession of a Schedule III controlled substance, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, obstruction of justice and two counts of forging a public document.
On Saturday, Franco conducted a traffic stop for a traffic violation on a vehicle Bowes was operating.
During the traffic stop, deputies seized suspected methamphetamine, suspected heroin, suspected marijuana, suspected Schedule III controlled substances, suspected drug paraphernalia and U. S. currency.
Bowes was arrested and transported to Blue Ridge Regional Jail where he is being held without bail.