Countywide Drug Dealer Sweep by the Rowan Sheriff’s Office Nets Three Suspects Arrested and Four Suspects Being Sought

Posted on June 11, 2016



RFP Staff

♦ A countywide drug dealer sweep by the Rowan Sheriff’s Office lead to three suspects arrested and four suspects being sought.  According to law enforcement sources investigators working undercover made numerous controlled substance buys along with warranted search and seizures.  In some instances drug buys were made back in 2015.

Arrested during this Sheriff’s Office suspected drug dealer sweep were:

• Sara Pearl Keith, 31, charged with six counts of trafficking opium or heroin (felony).  She was arrested on Thursday.

Sara Pearl Keith:

• Robert Jeffrey Baldwin, 45, charged with trafficking a controlled substance schedule VI and possession with intent to sell/deliver a controlled substance schedule I (felony).

Robert Jeffrey Baldwin:

• Bradley Dean Morgan, 42, charged with possession with intent to sell/deal a controlled substance schedule VI (felony) and possession with intent to sell/deliver controlled substance schedule VI (felony). He was arrested Saturday.

• Dennis Wayne McIntyre, 38, charged with trafficking heroin or opium (felony), possession with intent to manufacture/sell/deliver a control substance schedule II (felony), possess control substance II (misdemeanor), possess with intent to manufacture/sell/deliver schedule II (felony), possess of control substance schedule IV (misdemeanor).  He was arrested Friday.

Dennis Wayne McIntyre:

• Elisha Rakes Slagle, 37, charged with trafficking heroin or opium (felony), possession with intent to manufacture/sell/deliever control substance schedule II (felony), possession of control substance schedule II (felony), possession of control substance schedule IV (misdemeanor), possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor). Arrested Friday.

Elisha Rakes Slagle:

The Rowan Sheriff Office a currently searching for four suspects sought for various drug charges.  They are:

• Parrish Nathaniel Jefferson, 25, sought for possession with intent to sell/deliver and traffic controlled substance schedule I.  His last known address was 741 Lark Glen Drive in Mooresville.

Parrish Nathaniel Jefferson:

• Charles Milton Davis, Jr., 51, was arrested for trafficking heroin or opium.  His last known address was 306 Lakewood Drive in Salisbury.

Charles Milton Davis, Jr.:

• Allan Wayne Summers, 40, is sought for possession with intent to sell/deliver a controlled substance schedule III.  His last known address is Harris Granite Road in Rowan County.

Allan Wayne Summers:

• Jessie Payne Purvis, 39, was arrested for 2 counts of trafficking in heroin or opium (felony).  Her last known address is 153 Trex Road in Rockwell.

Jessie Payne Purvis:

If anyone has information about these suspects you are urged to contact Lt. Chad Moose 704-216-8687 or Detective Greg Bacote 704-216-8772.

**This article will be updated when additional information arrives.**

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