Law enforcement and local businesses are working to crackdown on methamphetamine before it becomes a widespread problem in the Cape Fear.
Federal police in western Mexico have found a shipment meth hidden inside traditional Mexican cup-and-ball toys.
Investigators say a North Carolina man used his parents' vacation home in Bladen County to make meth.
Deputies with the Columbus County Sheriff's Office said a Durham pair is accused of having and trafficking methamphetamine. A young child was with the pair at the time of the arrest, they said.
A meth bust in Carolina Beach led to the arrest of 32 year old Zachary Robert Downs. Downs is in jail charged with manufacturing meth, possession of meth, and other drug related charges.
According to Emily Flax with Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, Deputies arrested four people they say were making meth.
A US Marshals task force has arrested a man in Surf City who was wanted in Virginia for manufacturing meth. Investigators say when he was caught on Topsail Island, he told them he was running a mobile meth lab out of his car.
Deputies with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Drug Enforcement Unit have arrested five in connection with running a meth lab in Supply.
A meth arrest also turned into a call to social services in Onslow County.
Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics Unit was busy over the past week making several drug-related arrests.
Several people face several charges to do with heroin, marijuana and meth.