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(A) For the purpose of this section, PUBLIC PLACE means any area generally accessible to the public for common usage and access, including any street, sidewalk, bridge, alley or alleyway, plaza, park, playground, driveway, parking lot or transportation facility, the doorways and entranceways, stairway, hall, courtyard, passageway or common area to any building which fronts on any of those places, or a motor vehicle in or on any of those places, or any property owned by the Town of Gibsonville.
(B) It shall be unlawful for a person to remain or wander about in a public place in a manner and under circumstances manifesting the intent to engage in a violation of any subdivision of the North Carolina Controlled Substances Act (G.S. Ch. 90, Art. 5). When done with the intent of violation of the aforementioned statute, such circumstances shall include:
(1) Repeatedly beckoning to, stopping, or attempting to stop passers-by, or repeatedly attempting to engage passers-by in conversation; or
(2) Repeatedly stopping or attempting to stop motor vehicles; or
(3) Repeatedly interfering with free passage of other persons; or
(4) Such person behaves in such a manner as to raise a reasonable suspicion that he or she is about to engage in or is engaged in an unlawful drug- related activity; or
(5) Such person repeatedly passes to or receives from passers-by, whether on foot or in a vehicle, or by courier, money or objects; or
(6) Such person takes flight upon the approach or appearance of a law enforcement officer; or
(7) Such person is at a location frequented by persons who use, possess, or sell drugs.
(Ord. passed 11-5-12) Penalty, see § 10.99