WADESBORO — Police say they responded to a shoplifting complaint at Walmart last Wednesday only to find drugs on the suspect when they arrived.
While investigating a shoplifting accusation, police arrested Susan Sikes Love, 43, on suspicion of stealing articles of clothing. Upon further investigation, officers discovered the Wadesboro woman had methamphetamines and drug paraphernalia, according to police Capt. Brandon Chewning.
Love was arrested and taken to the magistrate’s office. She is charged with felony possession with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver methamphetamine, misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia, misdemeanor larceny, shoplifting by concealment of goods and resisting a public officer.
Love was booked into the Anson County Jail under a $7,500 secured bond. Her first court appearance is scheduled for July 8.
— Imari Scarbrough