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Traffic stops leads to heroin bust

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Anthony Prentice Jr. is in jail on a $250K bond. (Source: NHC Jail) Anthony Prentice Jr. is in jail on a $250K bond. (Source: NHC Jail)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - One man ended up in jail after a routine traffic stop Saturday afternoon in Wilmington.

Police say Anthony Prentice Jr. was pulled over Saturday afternoon for a registration violation.

During the traffic stop, Prentice tried to conceal contraband in his pants. That's when police found he was in possession of 30 bindles of heroin and $210.

Prentice is in jail on a $250,000 bond.

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