Originally written on Captain Thunder Racing  |  Last updated 9/25/14
photo catawba county sheriffs office According to WBTV - Former NASCAR driver Jeremy Mayfield was arrested Tuesday night on drug charges. Detectives said they found methamphetamine, dozens of guns and almost $100,000 in stolen property from Mayfield's home. Mayfield was arrested in his home, according to the Catawba County Sheriff's Office. WBTV say deputies had gone to Mayfield's home to execute a search warrant on a tip that there was stolen property in the house. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, detectives found 40 guns, 1 1/2 grams of methamphetamine, and a host of items said to be stolen from a trucking company. The stolen goods were located on Mayfield's property and were later returned to the original owners. Detectives estimate the total value of the stolen goods at nearly $100,000. During the search, deputies said they also found methamphetamine in the home. The investigation is continuing and additional charges are pending in the case. Mayfield was rele...
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