Thirteen Arrested In Newport Drug Investigation

Thirteen people are under arrest following an undercover drug operation.

The arrests happened Wednesday in Newport. Lawmen confiscated more than 27 grams of crack, over 4 grams of powder cocaine, 6.5 grams of marijuana, and 25 prescription pills.

Authorities say the suspects were arrested from both Carteret and Craven counties, with focus on those frequenting Newport solely for the purpose of drug activity.


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  • by CC Location: NC on Apr 28, 2010 at 08:43 AM
    Larry, the carteret county newstimes website has an article that lists the names of this trash.
  • by Anonymous Location: Newport on Apr 28, 2010 at 07:51 AM
    Larry- Look at Carteret News Times online. There is a list of everyone who got busted and what they got busted with. Not sure why this story doesnt give more details.
  • by To: IS on Apr 28, 2010 at 07:16 AM
    If Pamlico is ignoring your information, they must be benefiting in some way!!! CORRUPTION is everywhere and obiously in Pamlico County.
  • by ls Location: nb on Apr 28, 2010 at 06:33 AM
    why can't Pamlico Sheriff's dept get on board and bust people who are repeatedly identified as selling and dealing...I've even given them the address!!!!
  • by Larry Location: Newport on Apr 28, 2010 at 04:57 AM
    I wonder who they are?
  • by im bored on Apr 27, 2010 at 09:37 PM
    Newport is so peaceful when I drive through it...
  • by Anonymous on Apr 27, 2010 at 09:05 PM
    Great job LEO's!
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