Shannon William Snook, 37, of Deercroft Drive, Statesville.

Shannon William Snook, 37, of Deercroft Drive, Statesville.

A Statesville man has been charged with multiple counts of drug possession after deputies responded to a complaint, Sheriff Darren Campbell stated in a news release.

Shannon William Snook, 37, was charged with felony possession of methamphetamine and misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.

He received a $5,000 secured bond when appearing before a magistrate.

Campbell described the following in the release:

On Aug. 7, detectives responded to a home in the 100 block of Deercroft Drive regarding a drug complaint. Detectives spoke with residents who said Snook was staying at the residence. Authorities had been at the house earlier in the week after reports of Snook acting erratically and suspected he was possibly under the influence of narcotics.

Consent to search the home was given and detectives found methamphetamine, marijuana and multiple items of drug paraphernalia.

On Aug. 8, the sheriff’s office was notified that Snook had returned to the home and was causing a disturbance.

Deputies arrived and served Snook with a domestic violence protection order, and warrants stemming from the earlier search.

Snook has a criminal history involving possession of marijuana, resisting an officer, intoxicated and disruptive, DWI and felony possession of cocaine, according to the release.

Snook is due in district court on Oct. 9.

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