Two-month investigation nets 4 drug arrests in western NC

March 17, 2019

LENOIR, N.C. (AP) — Police in a western North Carolina city say that a two-month investigation has led to arrests of four people on charges related to methamphetamine.

The Lenoir Police Department said in a news release that it served a warrant Thursday night with help from deputies on a residence. The release says investigators found methamphetamine worth hundreds of dollars and a sawed-off shotgun.

Four men and women ranging in age from 26 to 50 were arrested at the scene. They face charges ranging from felony possession of methamphetamine to maintaining a dwelling for drug use. Police say more charges could be filed.