A man already out of jail on trafficking counts was arrested again after he reportedly handed his stash and cash to a drug agent who encountered him at a convenience store this afternoon.
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office and City County Drug Task Force reported the following recent drug arrests:
A boyfriend and girlfriend, along with a friend, were arrested Wednesday evening on cocaine and marijuana counts, the City County Drug Task Force reports.
A search warrant filed by the City County Drug Task Force details information on the investigation of a man charged with trafficking heroin.
A Roanoke Rapids man was arrested today for felony possession of cocaine and an outstanding order for arrest from Northampton County.
A traffic stop which led to a major heroin find and the arrest of two men on trafficking charges this morning was the ending of a story which began last March, law enforcement officials said this afternoon.
More arrests of heroin dealers are expected as the City County Drug Task Force has enlisted the assistance of an SBI unit which specifically deals in pills and opiates.
Separate search warrants targeting the same person resulted in cocaine trafficking charges against a Roanoke Rapids man and his alleged associates Wednesday.
Continued investigation in the Music City area of Highway 48 led to marijuana charges against a Roanoke Rapids man.
Recent drug arrests and arrests associated with narcotics investigations reported by the Scotland Neck Police Department and City County Drug Task Force: