Rocky Mount man had 7 grams of cocaine in car with child, sheriff's office says
ROCKY MOUNT, Va. – A Rocky Mount man is accused of having cocaine on him while in a car with a child.
Franklin County deputies were conducting a drug investigation on Thursday along Virgil H. Goode Highway when they came into contact with Robert E. Hailey, a 38-year-old Ridgeway resident. He was a passenger in a car along with a child.
Hailey had 7 grams of cocaine on him, according to the sheriff's office.
Hailey is charged with possession with the intent to distribute cocaine, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. He was arrested and released the same day on a $1,000 unsecured bond.
Additional charges may be pending.
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