41-year-old Marlon Tyrick Horton of Arlington Circle in Lenoir was arrested by Lenoir Police yesterday (September 23) on felony counts of trafficking in opium or heroin, trafficking in methamphetamine, possession with intent to sell or deliver cocaine, and possession with intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver M.D.M.A. (or, ecstasy). He was also charged with misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana up to half-an-ounce, possession of drug paraphernalia, and resisting, delaying, or obstructing a public officer.
Following his arrest, Horton was jailed in the Caldwell County Detention Center with bond set at $100,000, secured. He’ll appear in District Court on October 14 in Lenoir.