Posted by Lauren Thomson - email
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A drug bust in Wilmington turned up a wanted suspect.
Wilmington police arrested Thomas Marcus McMillan, Jr. at 12th and Chestnut Street in connection with a suspected drug transaction.
When officers arrested Mcmillian for possession of marijuana, they discovered that he was wanted in Springfield, Illinois for a parole violation.
The original charges included attempted murder.
Mcmillan is now in the New Hanover County correctional facility awaiting extradition to Illinois.