Community tips led to New Hanover County meth bust, deputies say

Community tips led to New Hanover County meth bust, deputies say
Vice and Narcotics detectives seized 362 grams of methamphetamine, a small amount of cocaine, Xanax, suboxone, and a handgun. (Source: New Hanover County Sheriff's Office)

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - A trio of suspects is behind bars following a methamphetamine bust in New Hanover County.

According to a news release, community complaints to the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office led Vice and Narcotics detectives to investigate the suspects.

From left: David Irvin, Kelly Jones, Cassidy Jones.
From left: David Irvin, Kelly Jones, Cassidy Jones. (Source: New Hanover County Sheriff's Office)

Officers executed a search warrant at a home in the 3600 block of Masonboro Loop Road on Wednesday and seized 362 grams of meth, and an unspecified amount of cocaine, Xanax, suboxone, as well as a handgun.

David Gerald Irvin, 39, Kelly Ann Jones, 39, and Cassidy Jones, 20, were arrested and charged with multiple drug-related offenses including trafficking methamphetamine.

Irvin was given a $200,000 bond, Kelly Jones received a $150,000 bond, and Cassidy Jones was held under a $125,000 bond.

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