Thursday the Sheriff’s Office Arrested Devin Jenkins on the Run from Stanly County // Spencer Man Robbed Thursday at Knifepoint for $15

Posted on October 15, 2016

RFP Staff

♦ Sources in the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office report that Devin Hunter Jenkins, 23, living on Highway 601 in Midland, N.C., was arrested Thursday in Salisbury as an absconder from Stanly County for alleged multiple drug charges.

Devin Hunter Jenkins:

Prior to his flight to Rowan County, Hunter lived at 12315 Hwy 601 in Midland, N.C.:


Jenkins was charged in Stanly County with sell control substance IV (felony), deliver control substance IV (felony), simple possession controlled substance schedule IV, (misdemeanor), possession with intent to manufacture/sell/deliver controlled substance schedule IV, possess/distribute chemical (meth) precursor (felony), maintain a dwelling for controlled substance (felony), and possess paraphernalia (misdemeanor).

Under a secured $10,000 bond, Jenkins was on temporary hold in the Rowan County Detention Center. He has since been transferred to the Stanly County Detention Center in Albermarle, N.C.


♦ According to sources in the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office Robert Edwards, 41, was held up early Thursday morning at knifepoint on the 3000 block of N. U.S. Hwy 29 in Spencer, N.C. Sustaining minor injuries during a struggle with the robber and facing a knife, Edwards eventually gave up his wallet containing $15.00 to the stranger.

Map of the 3000 block of N. U.S. 29 Hwy in Spencer, N.C.:

If you have any information about this crime please call the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office at 704-216-8700. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect an award of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

**This article will be updated as soon as more information arrives.**

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