The cooperating defendant stated he felt secure promoting to the fraternity member, Charles Poindexter, as a result of a lot of the gross sales passed off within the fraternity home, behind closed doorways. Medication have been offered for frat events — with greater events requiring extra medication, prosecutors stated.
Mr. Poindexter, 23, informed investigators that he had purchased cocaine, marijuana and MDMA, referred to as Molly, from the cooperating defendant. And he stated that every one 22 members of his fraternity pledge class “went in” to purchase an oz of cocaine for spring break in his sophomore yr, Mr. Martin’s workplace stated.
Mr. Poindexter was charged with conspiracy to distribute cocaine, use of a communication facility to facilitate a drug felony, and distribution of a managed substance inside 1,000 toes of a public or non-public faculty or college. A graduate of U.N.C., he has not but entered a plea however has “nice regret for his actions,” in accordance with his lawyer, David B. Freedman.
“Mr. Poindexter comes from an important household,” Mr. Freedman stated. “He has been very cooperative with the method. Sadly, when youngsters go off to school, they stay in a bubble, and don’t understand there are real-life penalties to their actions.”
Kevin M. Guskiewicz, the chancellor of U.N.C. Chapel Hill, stated the college was “extraordinarily upset to study of those alleged actions on our campus.”
“The college is dedicated to working with regulation enforcement to totally perceive the involvement of any college people or organizations in order that disciplinary motion could be taken,” he stated in an announcement. “Though not one of the people named at this time are presently enrolled college students, we are going to stay vigilant and proceed to work with our regulation enforcement companions to establish and handle any unlawful drug use on our campus.”
Phi Gamma Delta stated in an announcement that it was “disheartening to study of the allegations involving our chapter and members on the College of North Carolina.”