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Felon charged with trafficking cocaine

Posted March 20, 2010 11:59 p.m. EDT
Updated March 21, 2010 4:28 p.m. EDT

— Raleigh police charged a convicted felon Friday with trafficking cocaine, according to arrest warrants.

The warrants say that Mario Montay Quiller, 29, manufactured and sold drugs from his apartment at 4010-C Water Oak Drive.

Quiller faces charges of trafficking in cocaine, manufacturing crack cocaine, maintaining a dwelling for a controlled substance, possession of a stolen firearm and possession of a firearm by a felon.

Quiller has been incarcerated four separate times over the last 10 years, according state Department of Correction records. His past charges include assault on a police officer, possession of a controlled substance, conspiracy to commit assault with a deadly weapon and possession of stolen goods.

Due to his criminal record, Quiller's bond was set at $1,250,000.

Quiller was being held in the Wake County jail Saturday. He is due in court Monday.