Cocaine, Marijuana Confiscated During Traffic Stop

A traffic stop Friday morning outside of Benson resulted in the arrest of the driver on drug charges.

A Johnston County deputy stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation on Raleigh Road.  The driver, identified as 22 year-old Cody Alan Stacy of Jera Drive, Garner allegedly admitted to officers he had marijuana in his pocket.  During a search of Stacy’s SUV, deputies found a clear bag in the vehicle containing 3 smaller baggies of marijuana. Additionally, suspected cocaine was located inside a cigarette pack.

Stacy was charged with felony possession of cocaine, felony possession with intent to sell or deliver marijuana, and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

Stacy was transported to the Johnston County Jail where a magistrate placed his bond at $7,500