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Men Charged With Selling Drugs Near GTCC Early College In High Point

7:04 PM, Mar 18, 2013   |    comments
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High Point, NC-- Three men were charged Monday with selling drugs from businesses near a public school.

Agents with the NC Department of Public Safety's Alcohol Law Enforcement arrested and charged three High Point men with selling and delivering cocaine near a public school. The arrests included an employee at one of the businesses.

ALE agents along with High Point police officers investigated alleged drug dealing complaints at two businesses near Guilford Technical Community College's Early/Middle College Campus.

The complaints were made against Sonny's Discount Grocery and Terry's Discount Grocery both located on South Main Street in High Point. According to a news release from ALE officials, officers arrested and charged the following individuals:

James Miller, 51, charged with Sell and Delivery of Cocaine, and Selling a Controlled Substance within 1,000 feet of a Public School. Investigators also said Miller was acting as an employee at Sonny's Discount Grocery at the time of the offense. His bond was set at $5,000 secured.

Randy Lee Smith, 35, was charged with Sell and Delivery of Cocaine, and Selling a Controlled Substance within 1,000 feet of a Public School. His bond was set at $10,000 secured.

Cedric Armstrong, 25, was charged with Sell and Delivery of Cocaine, and Selling a Controlled Substance within 1,000 feet of a Public School. His bond was set at $20,000 secured.

In addition to the criminal charges, special agents will seek sanctions against the Alcoholic Beverage Control permits at both businesses through the N.C. ABC Commission.

The undercover operation was part of ALE's Community Betterment Initiative, which identifies locations and individuals who engage in illegal activities associated with drugs, gangs, guns or violence.  

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