Police Beat

Dec. 01, 2013 @ 04:04 PM

Durham man arrested on drug charges

DURHAM – A Durham man faces several drug charges following his arrest Saturday.

Austin Teal, 18, of Hardwick Drive was arrested and charged with possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver marijuana, maintaining a vehicle/dwelling/place for a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Teal is accused of having 10 grams of marijuana in multiple baggies, keeping baggies in a glass jar hidden in a baby’s car seat in the back seat of a car and for possessing the glass jar that contained the marijuana.

Teal was held under $3,500 bond.

In other news:

  • Michael Juan Jones, 53, of Knox Street was arrested and charged with assault on a female after allegedly striking a woman in the head several times with the butt of an empty .357 revolver. Jones was held without bond.
  • Mike Dwayne Brown, 32, of Sandy Creek Drive was arrested and charged with assault by strangulation and assault on a female after allegedly strangling a woman as he pushed her up against a bedroom dresser until she could not breathe and hit her in the eye. Brown was held under $7,500 bond.
  • Joe Lee Patterson IV, 27, of Guess Road was arrested and charged with assault on a female, intimidating a witness and communicating threats after allegedly pulling a woman’s hair out and punching her in the face, assaulting the woman after a previous court appearance on a domestic violence case involving Patterson and communicating to her that if he was locked up he would beat her and when released he would beat her. Patterson was held without bond.
  • Rawl Victor Stuart, 48, of Elmira Avenue was arrested and charged with assault on a female, assault on a child under 12 and assault in the presence of a minor after being accused of hitting an 8-month-old child while trying to grab a woman by the throat and punch her in the face. Stuart was held without bond.
  • Carlos DeAngelo Suggs, 40, of Inez Court was arrested and charged with possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana, maintaining a vehicle/dwelling/place for a controlled substance and simple possession of a Schedule II controlled substance after allegedly having two plastic baggies containing 15 grams of marijuana, using a 1989 Honda Accord to store the marijuana and for possessing three dosage units of oxycodone in clear plastic baggie. Suggs was held under $3,500 bond.
  • Darion Revels, 19, of Holloway Street was arrested and charged with assault on a female after allegedly pulling a woman’s hair, hitting her in the face and chest, grabbing her by the arm and throwing her around a room. Revels was held without bond.