Down East Drug Task Force makes drug arrest

JACKSON, N.C. (WNCT) – The Down East Drug Task Force detailed a recent drug arrest Tuesday afternoon.

Last Friday, the group searched a home along Highway 258 in Northampton County.

The agents found heroin, cocaine, firearms, and money.

The homeowner, Deon Flood, left the scene and was later arrested after a car and foot chase.

Flood is currently at the Northampton County Detention Center.

The task force includes Northampton, Hertford and Bertie County Sheriff’s Offices and Ahoskie police.




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