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Man facing drug charges after police finds heroin, marijuana

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Demetrious Slaughter (Source: WPD) Demetrious Slaughter (Source: WPD)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A man is facing drug charges after officers found heroin and marijuana Wednesday night.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, Demetrious Slaughter was seen parking his car in the rear of the Hillcrest community. He exited the vehicle and walked through the community, trying to avoid the police.

Officers made contact with Slaughter and found 15 bindles of heroin, about 9 grams of marijuana, some drug paraphernalia and a large amount of money.

Vice units later seized the vehicle.

According to police, he was wanted for failure to appear on drug charges out of South Carolina.

Slaughter has been charged with intent to sell and deliver heroin and possession with the intent to sell marijuana.

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