BENSON – A Johnston County man was arrested during a traffic stop on Highway 210 near Old Fairground Road in the McGee’s Crossroads community. On May 20th at 7:43am, a deputy sheriff was on routine patrol and stopped a vehicle for a violation.
The driver, Michael Kevin Mozingo, 44, of Dwight Drive, Micro was reportedly found to have suspected methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia in his possession. Mozingo was charged with felony possession of meth, misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia, driving on a revoked license and failure to maintain lane control.
On May 3rd, Mozingo was arrested for allegedly having a stolen utility trailer in his possession. He was out of jail on bail awaiting trial when he was arrested May 20th.