A Tarboro man was arrested and jailed under a $7,000 bond after being charged on multiple drug-related charges on April 21.

Shawn Keymont Staton, 32, of 400 E. Northern Blvd., Apt. 21, was arrested on charges of selling marijuana, delivery of marijuana and conspiring to sell/deliver marijuana.

Tarboro police also reported the following activity:

  • April 21 — Quantavious Shekel Battle, 24, of 400 E. Northern Blvd., Apt. 5 in Tarboro, was arrested for possession of marijuana, ABC violation and driving with license revoked. He was charged on citation and released.
  • April 23 — Dashion Shyheem Brown, 18, of 900 Simmons St., Apt. 16 in Tarboro, was given a $1,000 unsecured bond after being picked up on a warrant for assault and battery.
  • April 24 — Kelvin Lyons, 50, of 1558 Pinetops Crisp Road in Pinetops, was arrested on multiple charges including DWI, driving with license revoked and possession of an open container in the passenger area. He was freed on a custody release.
  • April 24 — Montrell Lamont McFarlin, 33, of 405 E. St. John St. in Tarboro, was charged with DWI, carrying a concealed weapon and ABC violation. He was freed on a custody release.
  • April 25 — Irving Darnell Fenner, 61, of 2250 E. Sherwood Ave., Apt. C in Tarboro, was charged with simple assault. He was served on criminal summons and released.