Brunswick Co. nurse arrested on drug related charges

Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office
Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office

Posted by Debra Worley - email

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office arrested a nurse Wednesday accused of trafficking drugs.

Staci Avery Wood of Southport is facing several charges for violating the North Carolina Controlled Substance Act.

Wood is a registered nurse in the maternity ward of Brunswick Community Hospital.

She is facing the following charges:

  • Trafficking amphetamines more than 28.3 grams but less than 200 grams (f) - 1 count
  • Obtain a controlled substance through fraud/forgery/subterfuge (f) - 1 count
  • Possession schedule ii controlled substance (m) - 1 count
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia (m) - 1 count

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