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Fresh marijuana smell tips off officers

Joseph Raymond Johnson was arrested for several drug-related charges. (Source: NHC Jail) Joseph Raymond Johnson was arrested for several drug-related charges. (Source: NHC Jail)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

The fresh smell of marijuana tipped officers off to search a man riding a bike in the 200 block of Gores Row around 5 p.m. Tuesday.

According to police, an officer pulled into an alley and saw the man meeting someone for a drug transaction.

The officer found bindles of heroin, oxydone pills and marijuana during a probable cause search.

Joseph Raymond Johnson was arrested for several drug-related charges.

The other man involved in the drug transaction was not charged.

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