Seven charged with trafficking heroin after Nash County motel bust

NASH COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Seven people are charged with trafficking heroin after deputies responded to a suspicious activity tip at a motel.

The Nash County Sheriff's Office arrested Shellie Inscoe, Dominique McNeil, Lucia Ponce, Jasmen Terry, Autumn Hon, Tyone Hardy, and Cierra Corbitt.

On Sunday, deputies responded to the Super Star Motel in Rocky Mount regarding suspicious activity

During a search of the room the seven were in, deputies located and seized five bricks of heroin, three grams of marijuana, and $359.

Each of the seven subjects are charged with trafficking opium or heroin, maintaining a dwelling for controlled substance, and a misdemeanor count of possession of marijuana up to half an ounce.

Bond for each was set at $275,000.