Felony Drug Arrest
Posted on Friday October 12, 2018
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
                Public Information Officer

October 12, 2018

On Thursday, October 11, 2018, Detectives from the Matthews Police Department Vice / Narcotics Unit, along with Officers from the Patrol Division, attempted a narcotics interdiction traffic stop on a Dodge Caravan in the area of I-485 and Hwy. 74.  The driver initially refused to stop the vehicle for police but after a brief pursuit, did pull over.  After further investigation, it was discovered that the driver was in possession of Cocaine and was identified as Mr. Terry Lee Taylor (DOB – 05/02/1964) of Matthews, NC.  Mr. Taylor, who has a criminal history of other narcotics-related offenses, was arrested for this incident and charged with the following:

Flee to Elude Arrest (Felony)

Possession of Cocaine (Felony)

Maintaining a Vehicle/Dwelling/Place for the sale of a Controlled Substance (Felony)

Suspect - Taylor, Terry Lee DOB 05/02/1964


Town of Matthews, North Carolina


Town of Matthews
232 Matthews Station St.
Matthews, NC 28105

Phone (704) 847-4411
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