WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Investigators found drugs, gambling and a wanted man during a bust in the city of Wilmington Thursday night.
SWAT Team members searched a building behind 4133 Princess Place Drive, which has been identified as a meeting spot for gang members.
Jamal Burton, of Wilmington, is charged with operating the location for drug distribution, illegal gambling and selling alcohol without a permit, according to Wilmington Police.
Burton, who had eluded police for more than a year on outstanding warrants, is behind bars on a $162,000 bond. He's charged with the following:
WPD's Narcotics Investigations Unit and ALE worked together on the bust with help from New Hanover County SWAT Team.
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