Woman busted at Goldsboro motel on multiple drug charges

Leana Cates (Photo courtesy of Wayne County Sheriff's Office)

GOLDSBORO, Wayne County - Officers patrolling on foot near the Serena Inn in Goldsboro made an arrest after noticing a heavy smell of marijuana coming from one of the rooms, according to the Wayne County Sheriff's Office.

Leana Cates, 37, was arrested following a search of the motel room that revealed the presence of multiple drugs. Cates was charged with possession of cocaine, possession of MDMA schedule I, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

She was booked into the Wayne County Jail on a $10,000 secured bond.