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Two arrested in Halifax County

Posted June 23, 2009 11:31 a.m. EDT

— The Halifax County Sheriff's Office jailed two men Tuesday after arrests related to methamphetamine manufacture.

Roy Allan Fountain II, 29, of Mount Olive, was charged with possessing precursors to manufacture methamphetamine, felony conspiracy, second degree trespassing, larceny, and possessing methamphetamine.

Matthew Alexander Holland, 33, of Clinton, was charged with felony conspiracy.

Both were being held in the Halifax County Jail under a $70,000 secured bond.