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ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) - On Wednesday, deputies with Buncombe County Anti-Crime Task Force and the Sheriff’s Community Enforcement Team arrested a man on multiple felony charges.

According to deputies, Demarcus Scott was under surveillance due to outstanding felony warrants and parole violations. Deputies also recovered a stolen handgun and numerous items of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies said Scott was charged with the following:

  • Trafficking in Fentanyl BYy Possession 
  • Trafficking in Fentanyl By Transportation 
  • Possession with Intent to Distribute a Schedule IV Controlled Substance 
  • Possession of Firearm by Felon
  • Possession of Stolen Firearm
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Deputies said Scott is being held on a $90,000 secured bond at the Buncombe County Detention Facility.

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