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Methamphetamine Trafficking Arrest


The Buncombe County Anti-Crime Task Force (BCAT) arrested Tracy Eugene Owens of Asheville, NC on Thursday, April 25, 2013.

Owens was arrested for trafficking methamphetamine, possession of a firearm by a felon and maintaining a vehicle for the purpose of selling and delivering methamphetamine.  The arrest was the result of a five month investigation involving Owens and the distribution of methamphetamine throughout Buncombe County.  Owens remains in the Buncombe County Detention Center under a $82,000 secured bond.

For more information, please call Natalie Bailey at the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office at (828) 250-4469.