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Woman faces trafficking charges after deputies seize cocaine, Escalade

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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- A Bolivia woman faces several drug charges after Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics officers pulled her over, seizing over 50 grams of cocaine and an Escalade.

Last night, officers pulled over Sherry Marie Gilbert, 40, on Highway 17 near Calabash. Officers say the arrest comes after numerous complaints from community members sparked a brief investigation.

During the traffic stop, officers seized 57 grams of cocaine and a Cadillac Escalade. Gilbert is charged with trafficking cocaine, possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver the drug, possession of marijuana, along with paraphernalia.

She is being held at the Brunswick County Detention Facility under a $210,000 secured bond.

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