A federal detainer has been placed on a Columbus County pair who were stopped in Scotland Neck Wednesday night, a stop which led to the seizure of 102 bricks of heroin.
A continued probe into cocaine sales at a residence in the 900 block of Carolina Avenue led to more arrests today but investigation continues.
The newest member of the City County Drug Task Force, a dog named Tony, helped agents seize 77.3 grams of cocaine — a trafficking amount.
A Roanoke Rapids man was arrested this evening after the captain of the City County Drug Task Force reportedly observed a hand-to-hand drug transaction while following up on a drug complaint at Carolina Avenue and East Tenth Street.
A Wright Road community man faces pill trafficking charges after reportedly selling to a confidential source and agents finding differing types of pain medication inside his residence following a search.
A Halifax man was arrested on an outstanding warrant and crack cocaine was found in his mouth following a Tuesday night stop.
A Saturday disturbance call where City County Drug Task Force agents found a small indoor marijuana operation continues to be investigated.
The suspect and victims of a Monday night home invasion were arrested after drugs were found at the targeted residence.