Gun, Pills Found During Search Of Smithfield Home

Prescription pills, a gun, ammunition and drug paraphernalia were among the items reportedly seized from a home on Michael Lane in Smithfield.

The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office was asked to assist probation officers during a search of the home of 37 year-old Charles Franklin Wood.

According to the NC Department of Corrections website, Wood is currently on probation for a December 2015 felony drug conviction.

Wood was rearrested following Friday’s search and charged with possession of a firearm by a felon, possession with intent to manufacture sell or deliver a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and felony probation violation.