Two charged in Yadkin meth case

Staff Report
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On May 30, two Yadkinville residents were arrested following a traffic stop on drug-related charges.

The Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office charged Linda Edith Rodriguez, 23, and Erwin Sierra Garcia, 28, for possessing 2.2 pounds of methamphetamine, according to a release from the sheriff’s office. The substance was located during a traffic stop in Hamptonville and lead to a search of Garcia and Rodriguez’s residence.

Additional methamphetamine, cocaine and drug paraphernalia were located inside the residence. The street value of the controlled substances located during the investigation is valued over $100,600.

Both suspects were charged with trafficking methamphetamine by possession and transport (four felony counts); conspiracy to traffic methamphetamine (two felony counts); possession with intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver methamphetamine (two felony counts); possession with intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver cocaine (two felony counts); maintaining a dwelling for the sale of controlled substances (three felony counts).

Rodriguez received a $1,000,000 secured bond and Garcia received a $750,000 secured bond. Both were given a court date of June 6.

Garcia
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Rodriguez
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