Burlington man charged with trafficking meth

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BURLINGTON, N.C. — A Burlington man was charged on Tuesday with having more than two pounds of methamphetamine and a pistol, according to the Times-News.

According to the paper, Jose Luis Camancho Bernal, 25, of 905 Apple St., Burlington, was charged with trafficking methamphetamine, misdemeanor maintaining a vehicle to keep and sell a controlled substance and other related charges.

According to warrants obtained by the paper, Bernal had 1,000 grams of methamphetamine, or more than 35 ounces, in a 2003 Jeep Liberty, digital scales, plastic wrap and Ziploc bags. He was also carrying a black .38-caliber revolver.

Bernal was also charged with domestic assault. Officers told the paper he dragged his girlfriend by her hair and kicked a dent in the side of her car.

Read more: Times-News