ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — Rowan County Sheriff’s Office seized approximately 5 lbs of cocaine after a traffic stop on I-85 Northbound Wednesday.
Ladd Morrison of Charlotte was charged with trafficking cocaine by transportation, trafficking cocaine by possession and possession with intent to sell cocaine.
Rowan County Sheriff’s Office used a drug canine during the traffic stop, leading to the detection of the cocaine and the arrest of Morrison.
Morrison was given a $150,000 bond, which he posted. He’s since been released from custody.
According to the sheriff’s office, Morrison has a “lengthy criminal history” and had recently served seven years in federal prison for a narcotics violation.