Two men from Brooklyn, New York are in jail here in Eastern Carolina after police say they were bringing heroin into the area.
The Greenville Regional Drug Task Force says it wrapped up a several month investigation with the arrest Saturday of the men near the intersection of Greenville Boulevard and Memorial Drive.
Dennis Clemons, who police say was driving a vehicle, and passenger Gerrard Painson were charged with multiple counts of trafficking in heroin and conspiracy.
Police say they found 450 bags of heroin, 45 grams of raw powder heroin and $6,000 in cash inside their vehicle.
The two men are both held under $1,000,000 bonds.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.