A North Carolina man is facing drug charges after a call came into authorities about prostitution. Police responded to a local motel in Wilmington earlier this month after receiving a report about possible drug use and prostitution going on inside one of the rooms. When they knocked on the door, officers found four people inside. One person had outstanding misdemeanor warrants and was taken to jail on drug charges.
New Hanover County police have arrested three people after allegedly catching them in a drug deal. The three were apprehended by police after an officer saw one of the men dealing drugs out of the back entrance of a local Chick-fil-a restaurant. Police allege the restaurant employee was dealing heroin from the restaurant. All three are now facing several drug charges.
Three people in North Carolina are facing drug charges after Brunswick County investigators allegedly uncovered a meth lab. A search warrant was executed for an Elkin Street home, and investigators found the meth lab as well as ingredients related to the manufacture of meth. After the search occurred, three people were arrested and will soon be in court for drug charges.
Two North Carolina residents ended up having their days turned around after a woman called to report her home being broken into and was later arrested along with her husband for drug charges. The woman, an optometrist, called police after she came home on her lunch break and found a back window in her home open. She heard noises in the home and contacted police. When police responded and later searched the home, they allegedly found enough evidence to file drug charges against the couple.
Wilmington, North Carolina, police recently apprehended four individuals on various charges of drug possession and intent to sell, among other alleged crimes. The arrests came the night of Feb. 9 following an operation conducted by the Narcotics Enforcement Unit.
A drug charge in North Carolina can lead to serious penalties if there is a conviction. And if the person has a past criminal record; a conviction on these new charges can lead to serious prison time. This may be the case for one individual who has been arrested on a series of drug charges.
A 24-year-old North Carolina resident is facing drug charges after a police officer allegedly witnessed the man throwing "suspicious" items out of his car. Those items are alleged to include baggies of marijuana, but neither the number of baggies nor the amount of any claimed marijuana has been revealed. Marijuana seeds were also allegedly found in the man's car, though the amount was withheld.
When a tractor-trailer is involved in a collision with another vehicle, the consequences can be catastrophic. Because of their power and size, tractor trailer drivers should be vigilant and cautious in the presence of other drivers. Unfortunately, when drivers of large vehicles take to the road while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, their negligence could put the lives of other road users seriously at risk. Three people were killed in a truck accident in North Carolina recently after an intoxicated truck driver collided with multiple vehicles.