Search of Pittsboro Man’s Home Leads to Felony Drug Charges
On May 30, members of the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office conducted a residential search at 125 Hanks Loop Road, Pittsboro. Resident of the home, Juan Otero, 45, was charged with felony possession with intent to manufacture/sell/deliver marijuana, felony possession of marijuana, felony maintaining a vehicle/place/dwelling for a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia, after deputies discovered 86 grams of marijuana, 3 vials of vapor fluid, and other drug paraphernalia within the home.
Otero was arrested on June 5 and was assigned a $5,000.00 unsecured bond. He is scheduled to appear in Chatham County District Court in Pittsboro on July 16, 2018.