Duplin drug sting nets 19 arrests

POSTED: 1:57 PM Jan 30 2013   UPDATED: 11:56 PM Jan 03 2013
Duplin Drugs

Duplin County deputies arrested 19 people as part of a drug sting operation.

Deputies say several organizations, including the State Bureau of Investigation, took part in the operation. It's been a six-month investigation.

Deputies say the drugs recovered included cocaine, methamphetamine, marijuana and prescription pills.

Charges against the suspects range from simple possession to manufacturing and trafficking.