Deputies charge father, son for drug dealing while out on bond

Father and son charged by deputies.
Father and son charged by deputies.(McDowell County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jun. 10, 2022 at 9:28 AM EDT
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NEBO, N.C. (FOX Carolina) - The McDowell County Sheriff’s Drug Enforcement Unit charged a father and son for dealing drugs while they were out on bond.

Deputies said on June 3, multiple agencies raided the father and son’s home. A search turned up a trafficking amount of meth and two guns. We’re told both men were out on bond following a raid on their house by the Sheriff’s Office in Sept. of 2021.

The Sheriff’s Office said the father, Charles Robert Brown Sr., 56, and son, Cody Thomas Brown, 27, were both charged with the following:

  • Trafficking in meth
  • Possession with intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver meth
  • Possession of meth
  • Maintaining a dwelling to keep a controlled substance

Both men were given a $240,000 secured bond.

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