Kinston police recover cocaine in drug investigation

Jack Raines III

KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) – The Kinston Department of Public Safety made an arrest on Wednesday during a drug investigation.

Police say they charged Jack Raines III, 39, after using a search warrant at a home on Ferndale Lane. The Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office assisted in executing the warrant. Police say they seized felony amounts of cocaine.

Raines is charged with PWISD Cocaine, PWISD Cocaine within 1000’ of a School, Possession of Cocaine, Felony Maintaining a Dwelling for the use of Controlled Substances and an Order for Arrest for misdemeanor traffic charges.

Raines was booked at the Lenoir County Jail under a $75,000 secured bond.

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