On July 6th, the Wayne County Sheriff’s ACE Team pulled a vehicle over on Highway 117 South in Goldsboro for a Chapter 20 violation. The driver, 39-year-old Charles T. Hamblin of Magnolia, was reportedly found to be operating the vehicle while impaired. During the stop, illegal narcotics and a concealed firearm were allegedly found. Hamblin was arrested and charged with:
- Felony Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance
- Felony Maintaining a Vehicle
- Driving while Impaired
- Carrying a Concealed Weapon.
Hamblin’s bond was set at $6,000 unsecured and he was turned over to the Wayne County Detention staff for processing.