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Man gets at least 3 years in prison for overdose death of girlfriend

Daniel Masciotti pleaded guilty in court Thursday to Involuntary Manslaughter, Conspiracy to Deliver Heroin, and Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin.
21 hours ago
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New Hanover County suing drug manufacturers, distributors over opioid epidemic

New Hanover County has become the first in our area to file a federal lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic.
2 days ago
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Wilmington sees spike in heroin overdoses, 500+ this year

Heroin overdoses are becoming far too common in the Port City. Wilmington Police responded to at least nine heroin overdoses on Monday.
3 days ago
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Several arrested on drug and money laundering charges

Seven people are behind bars and another person is still being sought in a federal drug trafficking and money laundering investigation in Columbus County.
1 week ago
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Two-month long heroin investigation results in three arrests

Three people face charges after a two-month long investigation in New Hanover County.
1 week ago
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Ash man jailed on multiple drug charges

A Brunswick County man is in jail under a $1 million bond on several drug charges.
1 week ago
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Wilmington man sentenced for selling heroin

A Wilmington man will spend between seven and ten years in prison for selling heroin.
2 weeks ago
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NHSO: Felon arrested for trafficking heroin, stolen guns

New Hanover County Sheriff's Office arrested a man they say was trafficking large quantities of heroin and other drugs into the county from New Jersey.
2 weeks ago
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Man caught in Rocky Mount with Duke campus police officer’s gun, 90 bags of heroin

A man who sped off in his vehicle after authorities noticed suspicious behavior was arrested in Rocky Mount and found to be in possession of a stolen gun and 90 bags of heroin.
2 weeks ago
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Wilmington man overdosed behind wheel, pleads guilty to drug charges

A Wilmington man plead guilty after he passed out at the wheel because of an heroin overdose while driving down Carolina Beach Road.