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Officers pull suspicious vehicle, find passenger with bags of cocaine

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Officers responded to calls in reference to a fight at the parking deck at 114 North Second Street just before midnight Saturday.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, when officers arrived they noticed a suspect trying to leave the parking deck in his vehicle. As the suspect drove by officers noticed the smell of marijuana and saw the driver with an open container.

Police pulled the vehicle over and arrested the driver for DWI and open container.

Officers searched the passenger in the vehicle and found individual bags of cocaine on him. The passenger was arrested for possession with intent to sell/deliver and possession of cocaine.

The names of the suspects have not been released at this time. Stay with this story as it will be updated when more information becomes available.

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