Goldsboro man arrested on drug charges has more drugs found on him in jail

Quanterrian Yelverton (Wayne County Sheriff's Office photo)

GOLDSBORO, Wayne County - A Goldsboro man who was arrested on drug charges is facing additional charges after marijuana was found on him while in custody.

Deputies investigated where Yelverton was staying at 708 Corporate Drive, Room 207 in Goldsboro on May 18. They detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from his room. Yelverton gave deputies consent to search his room and during a search, heroin and multiple items of drug paraphernalia were seized.

Yelverton was arrested and charged with possession with intent to sell/deliver heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and felony maintaining a dwelling/vehicle. He was left in the custody of the Wayne County Jail under a $7,500 secured bond.

While in custody, Yelverton was found to be in possession of marijuana.Yelverton received an additional charge of possession of controlled substance on jail premises with an $2,500 secured bond.

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