DEPUTIES: Rocky Mount man & Kinston woman charged with trafficking fentanyl

LENOIR COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – The Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office says deputies arrested a Rocky Mount man and Kinston woman for trafficking fentanyl last weekend on Saturday, April 6th.

A Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy stopped 29-year-old Tykeim Randolph, of Rocky Mount, and 23-year-old Jasmine Mills, of Kinston.

During the stop, deputies say they found narcotics in the vehicle that tested positive for fentanyl.

Officials say 18 pills were taken from the vehicle.

Randolph and Mill are charged with trafficking schedule I controlled substance for possession, trafficking schedule I controlled substance for transportation, possession of schedule VI controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Mills was also charged with driving while impaired and turned over to the N.C. State Highway Patrol, while Randolph was issued a citation for aiding and abetting Mills driving while impaired.

Randolph and Mills were issued secured bonds and are in the Lenoir County Jail for the LCSO charges.

Mills was also given a secured bond from the Highway Patrol for the DWI charge.