Drug, weapons charges issued during Pitt Co. Sheriff’s Office enforcement operation

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Darius Capone Hazzell (right, top photo) and Bernard Jones with guns and drugs seized by Pitt County Sheriff’s Office deputies (Pitt County Sheriff’s Office photos)

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — Deputies with the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Unit and Major Crimes Unit made several arrests between Jan. 19-22 as part of an enforcement operation.

Deputies worked to make arrests and remove illegally possessed weapons and drugs from the Old River Road area of Greenville. Deputies seized several guns and drugs from multiple individuals, some who were juveniles. Charges were issued as follows:

Darius Capone Hazell, 28, Greenville

  • Possession with Intent to Sell & Deliver Marijuana
  • Maintaining a Vehicle/Place for Controlled Substances
  • Felony Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Arrested.  Released on $10,000 secured bond.

Bernard Jones, 45, Greenville

  • Arrested on an Outstanding Warrant for Arrest for Felony Probation Violation

Remains in custody at the Pitt County Detention Center under a $25,000 secured bond.

Currell Roberson, 19, Greenville

  • Citation Issued: Simple Possession of Marijuana
  • Citation Issued: Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor

Joey Rapahel Wiggins, 30, Greenville

  • Citation Issued: Simple Possession of Marijuana
  • Citation Issued: No Operators License

Hisan Roberson, 18, Greenville

  • Citation Issued: Simple Possession of Marijuana

LaQuan Benjamin Moore, 44, Greenville

  • Citation Issued: Driving While License Revoked
  • Citation Issued: Possession of Open Container
  • Arrested on an Outstanding Order for Arrest for Failure to Appear on Charges of Driving While Impaired

Remains in custody at the Pitt County Detention Center under a $5,000 secured bond.

Kenya J. Jackson, 24, Greenville

  • Citation Issued: Failure to Stop for Stop Sign
  • Citation Issued: Simple Possession of Marijuana

Jemyus Barnhill, 18, Greenville

  • Citation Issued: Simple Possession of Marijuana

Juvenile Male 1

  • Possessed a Loaded Handgun
  • Possessed Marijuana

Charges are pending.

Juvenile Male 2

  • Possessed a Loaded Handgun

Charges are pending.

Juvenile Male 3

  • Possessed a Stolen Handgun
  • Possessed a Schedule II Controlled Substance (Oxycodone)
  • Possessed Marijuana
  • Fled from Deputies Pursuant to a Traffic Stop

Charges are pending.

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