1,000 Xanax bars seized, Raleigh couple arrested in Maardam

Deputies seized 1,000 Xanax bars with the arrest of a Raleigh couple last week.

Omari Williams and Taylor Susini, who live at the same address, were arrested Thursday in a takedown operation at the Stanton Square Shopping Center on Stantonsburg Road. The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division made the arrests after a two-week investigation into the sale of Xanax.

The two are charged with possession with intent to sell and deliver Schedule IV controlled substance and maintaining a dwelling for purpose of storing, transporting and selling controlled substance. Williams was jailed on a $50,000 bond, while Taylor’s bond was set at $20,000.