Lincoln County Man Arrested on Drug and Failure to Appear Charges


Lincolnton, NC – Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies attempt to serve a domestic violation protection order on someone in the 500 block of North Cedar Street, Lincolnton, NC landed a different person in jail on other charges.

Officers encountered the individual when they went to 527 North Cedar Street looking for Scottie Lee Bond.  Bond was not at that location but another man, Matthew Hugh Black, 38, of Lincolnton, NC, was there.  Black was checked for drugs and deputies located drug paraphernalia and methamphetamine.  Black also had eight outstanding warrants.

He was taken before a Lincoln County magistrate and charged with possession of a controlled substance Schedule II and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond on those charges was set at $5,000 secured.  He was also served outstanding failure to appear warrants and given an additional $300,000 secured bond.  His next court date was set for April 2, 2020 in Lincoln County District Court.

Author: Staff Writer