Two co-defendants were convicted of felony methamphetamine charges and sentenced in Catawba County Criminal Superior Court during the week of July 25, according to the N.C. General Court of Justice 25th Prosecutorial District.
Eric Goode, 39, of Conover, was convicted of felony conspiracy to sell methamphetamine and two counts felony possess/distribute methamphetamine precursor. Goode was sentenced to serve 59-71 months in N.C. Division of Adult Correction.
Charles Seymour, 37, of Morganton, was convicted of numerous felony drug charges including possession and transporting opium; conspiracy to manufacture and sell methamphetamine; possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver methamphetamine and habitual felon status, among others. Seymour was sentenced to 76-101 months in N.C. Division of Adult Correction and received a fine of $50,000.
Investigators with the Catawba County Sheriffs Office Narcotics division handled the investigation of offenses they say occurred in the county in July 2011.
Assistant District Attorney Kyle Smith prosecuted the case and the Hon. Nathaniel J. Poovey presided over convictions.
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