Guns, drugs seized from home in Sunset Beach

James Russell Hill (Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)
James Russell Hill (Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)

Brunswick County, NC - BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WMBF) - A 22-year-old has been jailed on drug charges following the execution of a search warrant Sunday in Brunswick County.

Sgt. April Gause, spokeswoman for the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, says 1.5 grams of cocaine, 16 grams of marijuana, two handguns and two shotguns were seized at an address on Ocean Highway West in Sunset Beach.

As a result of the findings, deputies arrested James Russell Hill, 22, of Sunset Beach, NC. Hill was charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, maintaining a dwelling to keep a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Hill was released from the Brunswick County Detention Facility on Monday on a $20,000 secured bond.

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