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Joint operation turns up 11 pounds of marijuana

Detectives received a tip that a delivery of 11 pounds of marijuana was taking place near Tabor City. (Source: Columbus County Sheriff's Office) Detectives received a tip that a delivery of 11 pounds of marijuana was taking place near Tabor City. (Source: Columbus County Sheriff's Office)
Darriel Scott, 48, was arrested Thursday and charged with trafficking marijuana. (Source: Columbus County Sheriff's Office) Darriel Scott, 48, was arrested Thursday and charged with trafficking marijuana. (Source: Columbus County Sheriff's Office)

COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Detectives with the New Hanover County and Columbus County Sheriff's Offices executed a search warrant Thursday that led to the discovery of 11 pounds of weed.

Darriel Scott, 48, was arrested Thursday and charged with trafficking marijuana according to the Columbus County Sheriff's Office.

Detectives received a tip that a delivery of 11 pounds of marijuana was taking place near Tabor City. 

Their investigation led to Scott's arrest and the seizure of the drugs and cash.

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