Maryland Man Arrested In ENC For Drug Trafficking

By: Carly Swain
By: Carly Swain

Jailers said a man from Maryland was caught in eastern North Carolina on Monday, charged with trafficking drugs.

Detention officers at the Pitt County Jail said 41-year-old Eric Strong was arrested by law enforcement in the east, though he's a wanted man in Maryland.

Strong has been charged with trafficking opium or heroin. His bond was set at $1.5 million dollars.

Jailers said he is awaiting extradition back to Maryland.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 223099181 -
Gray Television, Inc.