Duo from SC charged with trafficking meth in NC

Duo from SC charged with trafficking meth in NC

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Two people from Charleston, SC are facing charges in Brunswick County for distributing methamphetamine.

According to the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office, Neville Singleton and Sean Thomas were arrested early Thursday morning after a lengthy investigation with the assistance of ATF Wilmington and the Wilmington Police Department.

Neville Singleton (left), Sean Thomas (right)
Neville Singleton (left), Sean Thomas (right) (Source: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)

The investigation targeted the distribution of large amounts of meth into the Brunswick County area.

Agents seized about 3.4 pounds of meth with an estimated street value of $75,000.

Singleton and Thomas are both facing several drug-related charges and are being held at the Brunswick County Detention Facility under a $500,000 secured bond.

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