Police log, Jan. 19

Drug charges lodged
Jan. 18, 2014 @ 04:49 PM

Drug charges lodged

Jacob William Berry, 25, of Sparger Road in Durham, was arrested Saturday and charged with possession with intent to manufacture, sell or distribute marijuana, felony maintaining a house used for keeping and selling a controlled substance, maintaining, selling or distributing a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of Triangle Day School on Neal Road, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

He was still in Durham County Jail Saturday under a $30,000 bond.

In other news:

-- Dexter Lavern Hooks, 48, homeless in Durham, was arrested Friday and charged with felony interference with an electronic monitoring device. He was still in Durham County Jail Saturday under a $5,000 bond.

-- James Henry Nelson IV, 21, of Riverbank Lane in Durham, was arrested Friday and charged with possession with intent to manufacture, sell or distribute marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was released Saturday from Durham County Jail on a $2,500 bond.

-- Rodney Turner Jr., 23, of Morreene Road in Durham, was arrested Friday and charged with embezzlement and felony conspiracy for allegedly taking $1,000 from Sears. He was released the same day from Durham County Jail on a $1,000 bond.

-- Quinton Devon Cobb, 23, of Morehead Avenue in Durham, was arrested Friday and charged with possession with intent to sell or distribute marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and resisting a public officer. He was released the same day from Durham County Jail on a $2,500 bond.

-- Tecorio Hakeem McDonald, 23, of Dupree Street in Durham, was arrested Friday and charged with possession with intent to sell or distribute marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was released the same day from Durham County Jail on a $1,000 bond.

-- Blanca Covarrubias, 43, of Rochelle Street in Durham, was arrested Friday and charged with obtaining property under false pretense and felony possession of stolen goods/property. Covarrubias’ bail was set at $5,000.