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Shannon William Snook

Sheriff: Man faces felony drug charge after deputies respond to domestic disturbance call

Posted at 4:59 PM on Aug 16, 2019



An Iredell County man faces multiple drug charges after deputies responded to a complaint on Deercroft Drive.

Sheriff Darren Campbell announced the arrest of Shannon William Snook, 37, in a news release on Friday.

ICSO detectives went to the residence at 138 Deercroft Drive on Wednesday, August 7, in reference to a narcotics complaint, according to the news release.

Detectives spoke with residents of the home, who said Snook was staying at the residence. Deputies had been called out to the residence earlier in the week because Snook was acting erratically and possibly under the influence of narcotics, Campbell said.

Detectives conducted a consent search of the residence and found methamphetamine, marijuana, and numerous items of drug paraphernalia, the sheriff added.

On Thursday, August 8, the Sheriff’s Office received a call about Snook causing a disturbance at the residence, according to the news release.

Deputies arrived on scene where they located Snook. He was served with a Domestic Violence Protection Order, and was taken into custody on outstanding warrants stemming from the earlier search.

Snook was transported to the Iredell County Detention Center, where he was served with felony possession of methamphetamine, misdemeanor possession of marijuana, and two counts of misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia

According to the ICSO, Snook's criminal history includes the following charges: misdemeanor possession of marijuana, misdemeanor resisting a public officer, misdemeanor intoxicated and disruptive, DWI Level 1, and felony possession of cocaine.

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