Traffic stop in Onslow County leads to drug arrests

ONSLOW COUNTY, NC (WITN) Two Onslow County men are behind bars on drug charges following a traffic stop.

Investigators in Onslow County say on Monday their drug enforcement unit completed an investigation into drug activity in the Richlands community.

As part of that investigation they did a traffic stop on 40-year-old Anthony Dudley and his passenger, 27-year- old Trevor Harris.

Deputies say during the stop Dudley ran from officers. K9 units with the Jacksonville Police Department were able to locate him in a field close by.

During a search of the vehicle powdered cocaine, and two guns were found.

Both men face several charges.

Dudley is being held on a $23,000 bond.

Harris was booked on a $5,300 bond.