Police: Two arrested, 3000 bags of heroin found at Mayfaire apartment

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Two men are behind bars after Wilmington police say they found thousands of bags of heroin at a Mayfaire apartment.

Wilmington Police Narcotics Investigators ended a two month long investigation last Monday and arrested, 31-year-old Shawn Scott Fonville and 43-year-old, Zabar Irick, both of Wilmington.

WPD says investigators executed a search warrant on a Mayfaire Drive apartment last week and conducted a traffic stop involving one of the men. Investigators found more than 3000 bags of heroin, cash and two stolen handguns.

Shawn Scott Fonville is charged with two counts of Possession of firearm by convicted felon, Possession of a stolen firearm, Trafficking Heroin, Possession with intent to sell/deliver Heroin, Maintaining a dwelling.

Zabar Aaron Irick is charged with Conspire to Traffic Heroin, Possession of Heroin, Resist/Obstruct/Delay.

Both are under a $5 million secured bond.

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