Woman On Probation Arrested Following Search Of Her Residence

A Benson woman on probation was arrested during a search of her Tarheel Road home this week.

Probation officers reportedly searched the home of 22 year-old Dakota Raeann Strickland on Monday night and allegedly found suspected heroin in her purse.  Probation officers requested the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office respond.

Strickland allegedly confessed to deputies the narcotics belonged to her.

Strickland was charged with felony possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, and probation violation.

She was given a $10,000 bond on the drug charges plus an additional $50,000 bond for the probation offense.