The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division made several arrests this week following undercover drug investigations.
Tiffany Michelle Lee, 29, of Cashew Lane, Smithfield was arrested Wednesday afternoon following a two month investigation into the distribution of oxycodone. Lee was charged with three felony offenses including possession with intent to manufacture sell or deliver a controlled substance. She was jailed under a $70,000 bond.
Jeffrey Lewis Armstrong Jr., 26, of Grace Road, Benson was arrested Wednesday night following a month long investigation into the distribution of soboxone. Armstrong was arrested by agents on 10 drug offenses including maintaining a vehicle or dwelling for a controlled substance, delivery of a controlled substance and possession with intent to manufacture sell or deliver a controlled substance. Armstrong was held in the Johnston County Jail in lieu of a $170,000 bond.
Joseph Allen Harper, 35, and James Barham McLaughlin Jr., 33, both of Bryan Road, Garner were arrested Tuesday in Wake County following a two month investigation by sheriff’s narcotics officers. Both men are accused of selling and delivering heroin in Johnston County. Harper was held in the Johnston County Jail under a $250,000 bond. McLaughlin was booked into jail under a $75,000 bond.