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Car parked wrong way leads to heroin arrest


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Two Wilmington Police officers arrested a man for heroin possession early this morning, after approaching his car for being parked facing the wrong direction in the 1600 block of South 15th Street.

After Joshua Sean Allen, 22, consented to a vehicle search, police say he took off, but officers quickly caught him.

Investigators say they found 11 doses of heroin in the car.

Allen faces several drug charges.

Department of Corrections records show Allen is on probation for a drug possession conviction. Court records show he also has other pending charges for marijuana possession.

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