Lexington man arrested on drug trafficking charges after 5-month investigation
LEXINGTON, N.C. — A Lexington man was charged with drug trafficking after a five-month investigation.
Charles Lambeth was charged with trafficking opium/heroin, maintaining a dwelling to store a controlled substance, simple possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a stolen firearm, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
On Tuesday, detectives searched his home, located at 2406 Wright Road in Lexington.
There they found and seized 26.5 tablets of Oxycodone, 13 ¾ Percocet tablets, 18 Opana tablets and about 3 grams of marijuana.
Detectives also seized a stolen .32 caliber pistol.
Lambeth was placed in the Davidson County jail under a $250,000 secured bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Aug. 27 in Lexington.