44-year-old Christopher Ronald Thomas Perkins of Friendship Street in Lenoir and 43-year-old Crystal Michelle Bridges of Phillips Drive in Kings Mountain were both arrested by Caldwell Co. Sheriff’s Officers Friday (March 19). Perkins was charged with felony counts of possession of methamphetamine, possession with intent to sell or deliver a schedule II controlled substance, and maintaining a vehicle, dwelling, or place for a controlled substance. Bridges faces one felony count of possession with intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver a schedule II controlled substance.
Following their arrests, both suspects were taken to the Caldwell Co. Detention Center with bond for Perkins set at $35,000, secured, while Bridges was given a $10,000 secured bond. They were both released after posting bond. They were scheduled to make first appearances in District Court today (March 22) in Lenoir.