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Second series of heroin related arrests made this week

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Left to Right: Ronald Brunson, Alphonso McClendon, Joseph Glaspie (Source: WPD) Left to Right: Ronald Brunson, Alphonso McClendon, Joseph Glaspie (Source: WPD)
Left to Right: Shaquan Shufford, Ali Rouse, Shaquan Palmer (Source: WPD) Left to Right: Shaquan Shufford, Ali Rouse, Shaquan Palmer (Source: WPD)
Jeffrey Nelson (Source: WPD) Jeffrey Nelson (Source: WPD)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – For the second time this week, a group of men have been arrested on heroin related charges.

The arrests were made over the last few days as part of a month long drug investigation by the Wilmington Police Department's Drug Investigation Unit. The following people have been arrested in connection to this investigation:

Alphonso McClendon, 20 years old

  • 3 Counts of Possession With Intent to Sell Distribute (PWISD) Heroin
  • 3 Counts of Sell/Deliver Heroin
  • 1 Count PWISD Counterfeit Controlled Substance
  • 1 Count Sell/Deliver Counterfeit Controlled Substance

Shaquan Palmer, 20 years old

  • PWISD Heroin
  • PWISD PCP
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Methamphetamine

Shaquan Shufford, 20 years old

  • PWISD Heroin
  • PWISD PCP
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Methamphetamine

Ronald Brunson, 19 years old

  • PWISD Heroin
  • PWISD PCP
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Methamphetamine
  • Maintaining a dwelling for manufacturing/selling/distributing

Ali Rouse, 20 years old

  • PWISD Heroin
  • PWISD PCP
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Methamphetamine

Joseph Glaspie, 16 years old

  • PWISD Heroin
  • PWISD PCP
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Methamphetamine
  • Failure to appear

 Jeffrey Nelson, 20 years old

  • 2 counts probation violation
  • 1 count failure to appear

Palmer, Shufford, Brunson, Rouse, and Glaspie were arrested Thursday after a complaint was made about drug activity going on in a hotel room on Market Street in Wilmington.

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