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Chocowinity man arrested on felony drug charges

On July 16, investigators with the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Drug Unit executed a search warrant on Marcus Reddick’s residence located at 522 Price Road in Chocowinity.  The residence is located across the street from Chocowinity Primary School.  Investigators and K-9 Bodi found cocaine, marijuana, oxycodone pills and $8,303 in cash, according to a press release published Wednesday.

Reddick was charged with trafficking in cocaine, possession with intent to sell and deliver cocaine within 1000 feet of Chocowinity Primary School, possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana within 1000 feet of the school, possession with intent to sell and deliver oxycodone a Schedule II controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Reddick was confined in the Beaufort County Detention Center under a $100,000 secured bond.