POLICE: Man Runs With Trash Bag Full Of Pot, Cash

Police say they caught a man running from a home with a trash bag full of pot and cash.

Jeffrey Pettigrew is charged with felony possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana.

New Bern police say they were called to a home on Shadow Brook Lane Friday morning for a trespassing call. When officers arrived they saw a man running from the home carrying a trash bag. It turns out the 24-year-old Pettigrew lives at the home and ran after a domestic dispute.

Inside the trash bag officers found approximately five pounds of marijuana and more than $2,900 in cash.

Pettigrew has a first appearance on Monday.

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 139541058 - witn.com/a?a=139541058
Gray Television, Inc.