U.S. Attorney’s Office
Middle District of North Carolina
(336) 333-5351
December 8, 2014

Twenty-Eight Alamance County and Two Guilford County Residents Indicted

Update - December 19, 2014: Travis Dewayne Jeffries and Thomas Delawrence Leath are now both in custody.

Update - December 12, 2014, 3:55 p.m.: Kendrick Eugene Sellars and Stanley Curtis Gillom are now both in custody.

Update - December 8, 2014, 4:15 p.m.: Brittany Michelle Brown and Grayland Duran Graves are now both in custody.

GREENSBORO, NC—Twenty-seven men and three women have been indicted by a federal grand jury in Greensboro, North Carolina on charges of drug trafficking and illegal weapons possession, announced Ripley Rand, United States Attorney for the Middle District of North Carolina. The defendants reside in Alamance and Guilford Counties.

The 15 indictments allege violations under Title 21, United States Code, Sections 846, 841(a)(1) and 843(b), and Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1) and 924(c)(1)(A)(i), to include: conspiracy to distribute cocaine base and marihuana, the distribution of cocaine hydrochloride, cocaine base and marihuana, the use of communications facilities to facilitate the conspiracy to distribute marihuana, possession of firearms in furtherance of drug trafficking activity and possession of firearms by convicted felons.

Indicted and in custody are:

  • Dennis Ray Bass, 32
  • Lashaun Christopher Bolton, 23
  • Jamar Levelle Bradley, 23
  • Kelly Denise Bradley, 30
  • Debra Edmunds Brown, 49
  • Brittany Michelle Brown, 27
  • William Earl Brown, Jr., 29
  • Mandrell Edward Davis, 24
  • Walter Lewis Ferguson, 40
  • Joshua Gant, Jr., 31
  • Stanley Curtis Gillom, 29
  • Jesse Nicholas Gowing, 27
  • Grayland Duran Graves, 37
  • Derek Leon Hinton, 29
  • Brandon Tremayne Holman, 30
  • Travis Dewayne Jeffries, 27
  • Harry Deangelo Lea, 25
  • Thomas Delawrence Leath, 45
  • Laquan Gavanete Love, 21
  • Vondrell Xavier Majette, 26
  • Danny Lee McCollum, 30
  • Tyler Corda McGee, 21
  • Bradley Lee McNeil, 27
  • Bobby Deshaun Page, 30
  • Terrance Romeck Page, 33
  • Michael Brian Poteat, 31
  • Anthony Mandrell Rogers, 28
  • Richard Lamar Ruffin, 34
  • Kendrick Eugene Sellars, 25
  • Donte Luther Williamson, 24

The cases were investigated by the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office, Burlington Police Department, Graham Police Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the FBI Safe Streets Task Force, which includes the Eden Police Department, Greensboro Police Department, Guilford County Sheriff’s Office, High Point Police Department, and the Winston-Salem Police Department, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, United States Drug Enforcement Administration, and the United States Marshals Service.

The charges contained in the indictments are allegations. The defendants are presumed innocent unless and until each is proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

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