Mark Bailey pulled a baggie of marijuana from a suspect’s pocket. Bailey later said the man handed it to him.
A witness wasn’t sure if she could identify a suspect. Bailey urged her to identify him anyway.
Falsifying police reports to support his arrests.
These alleged actions and others are why Bailey, a former Mooresville police officer, is now facing eight felony perjury charges.
Bailey, who was with the Mooresville Police Department for nearly six years, was arrested and charged last week after being accused of submitting false police reports and lying about his interactions with suspects.