Three Arrested in Drug Bust in Caswell Co., NC

Jerry Cates, Jr.

Caswell Co., NC - Deputies in Caswell County, North Carolina arrested three people in a drug bust Monday.

Jerry Cates, Junior, James Richmond, and Steve Maness are all in jail on charges ranging from manufacturing marijuana to possession.

Police say Richmond and Cates, Junior were both caught trying to destroy the plants.

The drug task force took 58 maturing marijuana plants with a street value of more than $130,000.