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3 month investigation leads to heroin bust

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Eduardo Johnson, 32 (Source: BCVN) Eduardo Johnson, 32 (Source: BCVN)
Augusta Bettee Hobbs, 17 (Source: BCVN) Augusta Bettee Hobbs, 17 (Source: BCVN)
Joseph Keith Huddleston, 18 (Source: BCVN) Joseph Keith Huddleston, 18 (Source: BCVN)

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WMBF) A three month investigation by Brunswick County Vice Narcotics concluded Thursday with the arrests of multiple suspects with charges ranging from trafficking Heroin to possession of marijuana. 

BCVN agents made several undercover controlled purchases of controlled substances during the investigation, leading to the arrests of four suspects.

Three Supply residents, Eduardo Johnson, 32, Augusta Bettee Hobbs, 17, and 18-year-old Joseph Keith Huddleston were arrested. In addition, Edward Dominique Bellamy, 25, of Little River, SC was arrested.

Charges for the suspects are as follows:

Johnson: 

  • 8 Counts of Trafficking Opium / Heroin
  • Bond:  $500,000.00

Hobbs:

  • Possession of Heroin,
  • Conspire to Sell / Deliver Heroin
  • Maintaining a Vehicle / Dwelling for the purpose of distributing controlled substances.
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Cocaine
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Breaking and Entering / Injury to Real Property
  • Bond:  $20,000.00

Huddleston:

  • Felony Possession of Cocaine
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia (Syringe and spoon)
  • Bond:  $ 5,000.00

Bellamy:

  • Possession of marijuana
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia

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