Knightdale man, out on bond, arrested for drug trafficking

From staff reportsJune 14, 2012 

— Vincent Arocho of Knightdale, released from jail March 19 on a $375,000 bond after being charged with a home invasion and felony assault, was arrested again in Thursday on charges of cocaine trafficking.

Arocho, 20, of 409 Sandy Run, Knightdale, has now been charged with four felony counts of trafficking in cocaine and two felony counts of conspiracy to traffic cocaine, according to arrest warrants filed Thursday at the Wake County Magistrate’s Office. He is accused of conspiring with another man to traffic 28 grams of cocaine on Feb. 24 and March 2.

Police also think Arocho and another man broke into a townhouse in the 2200 block of Turtle Point Drive, Knightdale, on March 10, intending to kill and rob the owner. Arocho is charged with conspiracy, burglary and assault with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.

Arocho is again being held at the Wake County jail, his bail set at $300,000 for the new charges.

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