It's being called the largest heroin bust in Jones County history. Deputies say a couple is in jail after a search of their home on Cobb Road near the Lenoir County line.
Takyra Kitchens and Kelvin Nails were charged with two counts of trafficking heroin, possession with intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver heroin, conspiring to traffic heroin, maintaining a dwelling for controlled substances, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
During the search they seized about $15,000 worth of heroin, digital scales and large amounts of packaging materials.
Kitchens' bond was set a $1,000,000 while Nails was jailed on a $250,000 bond.