Beaufort County Man Arrested On Drug Charges

A local man is behind bars on drug charges this morning.

Authorities arrested 27-year-old Gary Beacham of Washington. The Beaufort County man is behind bars in the Pitt County jail right now, charged with conspire to traffic opium or heroin, possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver, and conspiracy to sell and deliver.

Beacham's bond was set at $100,000.