Mooresville Traffic Stop Leads to Seizure of Drugs


MOORESVILLE, NC – On August 13, officers with the Mooresville Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a 2008 Ford SUV for a traffic violation. After a positive alert from an MPD K-9, a search of the vehicle was conducted, and officers seized approximately 24 pounds of marijuana from inside the SUV.

Cory Ellis Dressler, 30, of Troutman was charged with two counts of Trafficking Marijuana, one Count of Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Marijuana, one Count of Felony Maintaining a Vehicle, and one Count of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was transported to the Iredell County Detention Center where he received a $300,000 secured bond.

Author: Margaret Beveridge