Former North Wilkesboro mayor charged in marijuana bust
WILKESBORO, N.C. — A former North Wilkesboro mayor has been charged in an 8-pound marijuana bust.
Neil Cashion, 65, is accused of three felonies related to trafficking marijuana.
A storage space where the drugs were kept was raided in November. Two months later, lab technicians officially confirmed that the substance was marijuana.
The former mayor also faces several misdemeanors.