Seven People Facing Multiple Drug Charges In Lincoln County

LINCOLN COUNTY, N.C. — Investigators say they arrested seven people following several drug investigations in Lincoln County.

Detectives say the investigation originated from surveillance and undercover operations, citizen tips and follow up investigations into people who were previously arrested on unrelated drug offenses.

The following suspects have been arrested:

Megan Wray Campos, 35, of Cedar Grove Church Rd. Vale, NC was charged with one felony count each of Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Methamphetamine and Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance. She was also charged with one misdemeanor count each of Driving While Licensed Revoked and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. She received a $35,000 secured bond.

Dwayne Spivey, 56, of Clineland Farm Road, Cherryville, NC was charged with one felony count of Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Schedule IV Controlled Substance. He received a $2,500 secured bond.

Donald Curtis Carpenter, 55, of Lincolnton, NC was charged with one felony count each of Sell and Deliver Schedule VI Controlled Substance and Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Schedule VI Controlled Substance. He received a $5,000 secured bond.

Kelsey Leigh Cochrane, 33, of Crouse, NC was charge with one felony count of Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance and one misdemeanor count of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. She received a $2,500 secured bond.

The following suspects are still at large and wanted by authorities:

Winston Shemar Baxter, 18, of Lincolnton, NC is wanted for three felony counts each of Sell and Deliver Schedule VI Controlled Substance and Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Schedule VI Controlled Substance.

Pamela Dawn Mayer, 34, Bessemer City, NC is wanted for two felony counts each of Sell and Deliver Schedule II Controlled Substance, Conspire to Sell and Deliver a Schedule II Controlled Substance, and Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver a Schedule II Controlled Substance.

Brandon Chadrick Aldridge, 24, of Belmont, NC is wanted for one felony count each of Sell and Deliver Schedule II Controlled Substance, Conspire to Sell and Deliver a Schedule II Controlled Substance, and Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Schedule II Controlled Substance.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Baxter, Mayer and Aldridge is asked to contact the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 704-732- 9050 or the Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735- 8202.

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit urges citizens with any information concerning drug related activity to call the Sheriff’s Office Drug Tip Line at 704-736- 8606 or Lincolnton/Lincoln Crime Stoppers at 704-736- 8909. Callers can remain anonymous and all tips are investigated.