Posted by Debra Worley - email
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A Brunswick County teenager is facing charges accused of driving around with a dead body in his car.
According to the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, 19-year-old Eric Henry Jr. drove around with the body of John Ferguson last week for a couple hours before calling authorities.
Deputies believe Ferguson may have died of a drug overdose, but are waiting for autopsy results.
Henry was released from jail on a $500 bond.