JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – A Jacksonville man is accused of manufacturing methamphetamine and felonious conspiracy to traffic drugs.
Police say they arrested 35-year-old Curtis Ray Gibson during a traffic stop on Friday. He’s charged with Felony Manufacturing Methamphetamine, (3) Counts of Felony Possession of Methamphetamine Precursors, Felony Maintain a Dwelling, Felony Possession of Methamphetamine and Felony Conspiracy.
A K-9 alerted officers to search Gibson’s vehicle. Inside, they located a pouch containing suspected methamphetamine. Because of the discovery, the Onslow County Sheriff’s Drug Enforcement Unit and the Jacksonville Police Department’s Special Operation Division conducted a search of Gibson’s residence, where several items were located that are used to manufacture methamphetamine.
Gibson was placed in the Onslow County Jail under a $30,000 secured bond.
If you have any information about the incident, you’re asked to contact the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit at 910-455-3113 or Crime Stoppers at 910-938-3273.