KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) – A car crash involving an impaired driver led to the discovery of 96 grams of marijuana and four Xanax pills Wednesday night, Kinston police said.
Officers responded to a crash at Hull Road and Vernon Ave. at 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Police said the driver of a 2016 Chevrolet Malibu, Jonathan Sims, appeared impaired and after they administered a field sobriety test he was arrested on a DWI charge.
Sims was charged with possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver schedule VI, maintaining a vehicle for controlled substance, simple possession of schedule IV, DWI, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
He was placed in the Lenoir County Jail under a $5,500 bond.