More details released on seizure of 11 pounds of meth in Greenville

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Police have released more information on a big drug seizure that we reported on last month.

Brandon Wright was arrested March 11th after a month-long investigation by the Greenville Regional drug Task Force.

Police stopped Wright's vehicle in the area of Hooker Road and Arlington Boulevard where they found 11 pounds of crystal methamphetamine hidden in dog food and laundry detergent.

The 31-year-old High Point man is facing multiple counts of trafficking methamphetamine and was jailed on a $1.5 million bond.

Police say additional arrests in the case are forthcoming.


Previous Story

A High Point man is behind bars in Greenville after being arrested over the weekend on drug charges.

Brandon Wright, 31, was arrested Sunday. Wright is accused of trafficking more than 5,000 grams of meth. He faces two felony counts each of trafficking and conspiring to traffic.

Wright is being held at the Pitt County Detention Center under a $1.5 million bond in connection with the arrest and charges. According to state court records, his next court appearance is scheduled for March 28.