EAHS student charged with drug, gun crimes

On Thursday November 21, 2019, an Alamance County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer (SRO) at Eastern Alamance High School, received information of students smoking e-cigarettes laced with THC. During the investigation, the SRO received information that a student was selling Marijuana out of his vehicle at the school in the school parking lot. After further investigation, the student was identified as Lekeyvin Elijah Poole. Mr. Poole was taken to the school office and searched. Mr. Poole was found to be in possession of a folding blade knife. A search of Mr. Poole’s vehicle was conducted where Deputies found two (2) grams of Marijuana and semi-automatic rifle.

On Thursday November 21, 2019, an Alamance County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer (SRO) at Eastern Alamance High School, received information of students smoking e-cigarettes laced with THC.

During the investigation, the SRO received information that a student was selling Marijuana out of his vehicle at the school in the school parking lot.

After further investigation, the student was identified as Lekeyvin Elijah Poole. Mr. Poole was taken to the school office and searched. Mr. Poole was found to be in possession of a folding blade knife.

A search of Mr. Poole’s vehicle was conducted where Deputies found two (2) grams of Marijuana and semi-automatic rifle.

Mr. Poole was arrested and taken to the Alamance County Detention Center. 

Suspect:          Lekeyvin Elijah Poole

Address:         6134 Preacher Hayes Rd.

                        Mebane, NC 27302

Age:                16 years old

Charges:         1ct. Felony Gun on Educational Property

                        1ct. Misdemeanor Weapon on Educational Property-Not Gun

                        1ct. Misdemeanor Resisting Public Officer

Bond:              $8,500.00 Secured