Drug Bust
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Police make big drug bust
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:38pm.

videoAfter months of investigating, Wilmington Police have arrested four men in connection with a major drug bust. Police seized more than 4-thousand bindles of heroin and more than 300 grams of marijuana.

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Two men arrested, accused of manufacturing meth
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 8:23pm.

videoTwo men were arrested and charged for manufacturing meth.

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Meth operation busted in Brunswick County
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 03/17/2014 - 9:45pm.

After getting a tip, the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics Unit arrested four people for making meth at 8987 Black Chestnut Drive in Leland Sunday.

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Tip from one county to another leads to drug bust
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/27/2014 - 11:44pm.

videoPlans to distribute eleven pounds of marijuana went up in flames after a drug bust Thursday. The Columbus County Sheriff's Office detectives arrested Darriel Scott of Tabor City.

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Man who led police on foot chase faces trespassing, trafficking charges
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 10/22/2013 - 8:22am.

videoA man who police say led officers on a foot chase when trespassing in a Wilmington housing complex also faces several drug charges. Brandon Wilson is charged with second degree trespassing, possession of heroin within 1000 feet of a school, trafficking heroin, maintaining a vehicle for distribution of heroin, and resisting arrest.

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UPDATE: Nearly 1,800 arrested for DWI in 'Booze It & Lose It' campaign
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 6:46am.

State transportation officials say almost 1,800 motorists were arrested on North Carolina highways for driving while impaired during an Independence Day operation.

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Citizen's tip leads to drug bust
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 03/22/2013 - 9:21am.

video A citizen's tip led to an investigation and drug bust of three men including one recently released inmate. The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office received a tip that possible drug activity was going to take place with Vasthi Baptist, who was recently released from the New Hanover County Detention Facility.

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Heroin seized after month long investigation
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 09/07/2012 - 4:55pm.

video As a result of a month long investigation, New Hanover County Police have taken a significant amount of heroin off of the streets.

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NC man found with 128 marijuana plants in SC
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 07/13/2012 - 7:23am.

A Charlotte man has been arrested after drug enforcement agents found 128 marijuana plants growing in a South Carolina home.

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Drug bust yields dozens of arrests
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/29/2012 - 9:18pm.

Thursday morning's Operation March Madness yielded dozens of arrests. The operation was a result of agents who have worked numerous controlled substance violation cases in Brunswick County.

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