Women Arrested During Traffic Stop

Two women were arrested during a traffic stop outside of Benson.  Around 10:30am Friday, a Johnston County SAFE Team deputy was on patrol and stopped a silver Dodge SUV for a traffic violation in the 7700 block of Benson-Hardee Road.

The driver of the SUV, 35 year-old Cynthia Denise McLamb of Ideal Lane, Dunn had a revoked drivers license.  McLamb gave the deputy permission to search the vehicle. During the search, 3 grams of suspected methamphetamine, glass pipe, cut straw, and drug paraphernalia was allegedly found.

McLamb was charged with possession of methamphetamines, maintaining a vehicle for a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving on a revoked license.  She was confined in the Johnston County Jail under a $10,000 bond.

A passenger, Angeline McKoy Ferguson, 48, of the same address, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.  Ferguson was incarcerated under a $5,000 bond.  Deputies impounded the SUV.