Two facing drug charges after vehicle crash during attempted traffic stop

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Zavier Capri Everette and Keion Capri Everette (Onslow County Sheriff’s Office photos)

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — Two Jacksonville men are facing drug-related charges after they were arrested on Tuesday.

Members of the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit, along with Jacksonville Police Department’s Special Operations Unit and Naval Criminal Investigative Service, concluded an investigation into the distribution of cocaine in the Blue Creek area. Law enforcement officials attempted to conduct a traffic stop in the Wood Creek Mobile Home Park area but Zavier Capri Everette, 29, of Blue Creek Road in Jacksonville, attempted to flee.

The vehicle he was driving crashed into an investigator’s vehicle and eventually ended up in a ditch. Everette and Keion Everette, 27, of Piney Town Road in Jacksonville, were arrested, taken before a magistrate and charged with the following:

Zavier Everette

  • 2 Counts Possession With Intent to Manufacture/Sell/Deliver Cocaine
  • 2 Counts Sell Cocaine
  • 2 Counts Manufacture Cocaine
  • 2 Counts Deliver Cocaine
  • 2 Counts Conspiracy to Sell Cocaine
  • 2 Counts Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Felony Flee to Elude Arrest
  • Reckless Driving to Endanger
  • Possession of a Firearm by Felon
  • BOND: $75,000 Secured

Keion Capri Everette

  • Felony Possession of Cocaine
  • Resisting Public Officer
  • Possess Drug Paraphernalia
  • BOND: $2,500 Secured

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