Drug arrests made following search at Chocowinity Rest Area

Published 3:50 pm Friday, February 4, 2022

On 01/19/2022, Investigators with the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Drug Unit arrested Dennis Allen Meeks, 43 years of age, of 135 Belle Flower Way in Milner, Georgia and Matthew Greaney, 30 years of age, of 34 Wadleigh Pond Road in Alfred, Maine.

They were charged with Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Marijuana, Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Psilocybin Mushrooms a Schedule I Controlled Substance, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver THC Delta 9 Edibles a Schedule VI Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Their arrest stemmed from Investigators witnessing Meeks and Greaney using drugs in the parking lot of the Rest Area in Chocowinity.  Investigators approached and conducted a search of them and the vehicle they were operating.  Investigators found marijuana, Psilocybin Mushrooms, Methamphetamine, THC Delta 9 Edibles, THC Delta 9 Wax, digital scales and plastic bags.

Meeks and Greaney were confined in the Beaufort County Detention Center under a $60,000.00 secured bond.