Third Arrest Made In Smithfield Pill Trafficking Investigation

A third person has now been charged with trafficking prescription pills in the Smithfield area.

Garett Gerard Fields, 35, of the 200 block of E. Holt Street, Smithfield was arrested Tuesday by the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division.

Previously, Jermane Theophosis Green, 35, and Hannah Lynn Floyd, 21, of the same address were arrested Feb. 27th following a nine month undercover investigation.

Fields is charged with 5 counts of trafficking in opium or heroin and one count of possession with intent to manufacture sell or deliver a controlled substance.  He was jailed under a $150,000 bond.

Green was charged Feb. 27th with 10 counts of trafficking in opium or heroin and 2 counts of possession with intent to manufacture sell or deliver a controlled substance. Floyd was charged that same day with 5 counts of trafficking in opium or heroin and one count of possession with intent to manufacture sell or deliver a controlled substance.