On April 20, 2022, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office responded to the NC Department of Corrections, Randolph prison unit on US Hwy 220 Bus S, Asheboro, in reference to a reported drug offense. Upon arrival, deputies were advised that two officers had located methamphetamine on inmate Joshua Edward Dalton. The deputy sought and obtained a warrant for felony possession of a controlled substance in a prison/jail, felony possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine (MDPV), and misdemeanor possess drug paraphernalia. Dalton was transported to the Randolph County Detention Center by a correctional officer and served the warrant. The magistrate set his court date for May 16, 2022, in Randolph County District Court. Dalton was returned to the prison unit.
Name of Defendants:
Joshua Edward Dalton