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'Gang kingpin,' 8 others busted for drugs, weapons
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Thu, 11/06/2014 - 12:10pm.

videoAfter a month-long investigation, deputies said they busted a man they called a gang kingpin, in addition to several others, on drug and stolen gun charges.

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NEW DETAILS: Deputies arrest 3 in NHSO's 2nd largest heroin bust
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:23am.

videoDeputies with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office have arrested three men accused of being caught with $85,000 worth of drugs.

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City of Wilmington supervisor arrested on cocaine charges
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 10/16/2014 - 4:03pm.

videoDeputies with the New Hanover Sheriff's Office arrested a man on drug charges. City of Wilmington officials confirm that suspect is the stormwater supervisor -- and he's still on the clock.

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Former New Hanover deputy pleads guilty to drug charges
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Mon, 10/13/2014 - 11:16am.

videoThe former lieutenant with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office pleaded guilty to drug charges Monday.

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Jury convicts former police chief on 2 of 3 counts
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:44pm.

video A Columbus County jury has convicted former Fair Bluff Police Chief Marty Lewis on two of three counts in his drug trial.

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Former police chief testifies in own defense; closings tomorrow
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 3:35pm.

video Closing arguments are scheduled for tomorrow morning in the trial for former Fair Bluff Police Chief Marty Lewis. Today Lewis took the witness stand in his own defense at the Columbus County Courthouse in Whiteville.

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Two men charged for LSD after tip at high school football game
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:18am.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Drug Enforcement Unit has arrested two men on charges involving LSD after they got a tip one of the men was trying to sell the drug at a high school football game.

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Witness in former police chief's trial arrested
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Mon, 09/29/2014 - 9:35am.

video The Columbus County Sheriff's office says two men involved in the trial for former Fair Bluff Police Chief Marty Lewis were arrested over the weekend. James Scott and Earnest Smith were arrested on drug charges.

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Jury selection continues for former Fair Bluff police chief
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/23/2014 - 1:15pm.

videoA former lawman arrested on drug charges on the job is finally getting his day in court. Jury selection continues in the case of former Fair Bluff Police Chief Marty Lewis, District Attorney Jon David says.

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Man steals drugs from Wilmington pharmacy
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 09/22/2014 - 9:28am.

Wilmington Police are investigating an armed robbery at the CVS on South College Road and Oleander Road.

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