On April 11, 2022, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Interdiction Team assisted the NC State Highway Patrol with a traffic stop on I-73 in Level Cross. The driver was identified as Shannon Michael McDonald. During a subsequent search of the vehicle ecstasy, marijuana and a concealed firearm were located and seized.
McDonald was arrested for Felony Possession with Intent to Manufacture/Sell/Deliver Schedule I, Felony Possession Schedule I Controlled Substance, Misdemeanor Possession Marijuana up to ½ oz., Misdemeanor Possession Marijuana Paraphernalia and Misdemeanor Carrying a Concealed Gun. He was transported to the Randolph County Detention Center where the magistrate found probable cause for the charges and given a $10,000 secure bond. A first appearance was set for April 12, 2022, in Randolph County District Court.
Name of Defendant:
Shannon Michael McDonald