Goldsboro-Wayne County Drug Task Force officers arrested a Seven Springs woman on multiple felony drug trafficking charges after executing search warrants Friday.
Officers arrested and charged Mercedes Pineda-Duarte, 42, of 2951 Indian Springs Road, Seven Springs, with one felony count of trafficking methamphetamine by possession and one felony count of maintaining a dwelling. She was transported to the Wayne County jail under a $100,000 secured bond.
After a two-month investigation, officers with the Drug Task Force executed search warrants at two residences and seized approximately 14 ounces of methamphetamine with a street value of $39,200. Officers arrested and charged Pineda-Duarte as a result of the search warrants.