Crime briefs Nov. 27
Shannon Alcon, 34, of 579 Embler Road in Thomasville, faces multiple drug charges following an investigation by the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office Vice and Narcotics Unit.
According to a press release, a drug investigation was conducted Nov. 25 at 8275 S. Hwy. 109 near Thomasville.
Alcon was charged with four counts of trafficking opium / heroin (Oxycodone), possession with intent to sell a schedule IV drug (Alprazolam), maintaining a vehicle for sales of controlled substances and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Detectives seized 120 oxycodone pills and 89 Alprazolam pills. Alcon was placed in the Davidson County Jail under a $5,000 secured bond.
A Denton man faces sex offense charges in connection with a juvenile.
According to a press release from Chief Mark Hicks of the Denton Police Department, the alleged incidents occurred between 2006-2013. The report was filed Oct. 2.
Christopher Michael Drye, 38, was arrested on Nov. 20 and charged with first degree sex offense and indecent liberties with a minor. He was placed in the Davidson County Jail under a $100,000 secured bond and is scheduled to appear in Lexington District Court on Jan. 10
A Ledford High School student faces drug charges following a tip from another student. According to a press release, school administrators on Nov. 26 found less than a half ounce of marijuana in the possession of Alexander Manuel Rios, 16, of Winston-Salem. He was charged with possession of a schedule VI controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.