Weapon of mass destruction, marijuana found in NC man’s home


GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) – A Goldsboro man has been arrested and charged after Wayne County authorities executed a search warrant and found a weapon of mass destruction and marijuana in his home.

After receiving a number of complaints in regards to a home located at 111 Lamm Drive, members of the sheriff’s office began an investigation into the sale and distribution of marijuana at the home.

A search warrant was obtained and served. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team assisted in the execution of the warrant after authorities received information that those in the home were armed.

Marijuana was found in the home, as well as a weapon of mass destruction which had been modified and the serial number had been removed.

Travon Parks, 23, was arrested and charged with possession with intent to sell deliver marijuana, felony maintaining a dwelling, possess a weapon of mass destruction, possess a weapon with altered/removed serial number, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Parks is being held in the Wayne County jail under a $7,500 secured bond.

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