Crime

5 charged in Union County drug raid

Aimee Elizabeth Ciufo
Aimee Elizabeth Ciufo Union County Sheriff’s Office

Five people were charged with drug offenses after an early-morning raid Wednesday at a home in Stallings, investigators said.

The raid in the 2400 block of Oak Spring Road also netted crystal methamphetamine, opiates, marijuana and drug paraphernalia, Union County authorities said.

Arrested were:

▪ Allison Kyndall Bridges, 22, on charges of possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was jailed on $3,000 bail.

▪ James Allen Bridges, 45, possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver methamphetamine, possession of a schedule II controlled substance, trafficking in opiates, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and felony maintain a dwelling to store and sell controlled substances. He was jailed on $150,000 bail.

▪ Aimee Elizabeth Ciufo, 35, possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver methamphetamine, possession of a schedule IV controlled substance, possession of a schedule II controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was jailed on $3,000 bail.

▪ Shane Lewis Hamrick, 33, on outstanding warrants for failure to pay child support, probation violation, resisting a public officer and other misdemeanor failure to appear on bench warrants. He was jailed on $32,000 bail.

▪ Casey Colin, age unavailable, was issued a citation for possession of drug paraphernalia.

James Bridges owns the home and was the target of the undercover investigation, authorities said. He wasn’t home during the raid but was soon arrested at a home in Matthews.

Officers from the Matthews and Stallings police departments assisted in the case.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak

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