Greenville Police said they found 1,000 bags of heroin inside a vehicle during a traffic stop.
Trevor Forte, 32, and Omeekaah Willis, 33, both from Bronx, NY, are held in the Pitt County Detention center, each under a $1 million bond.
Police said they stopped the two suspects' car on N. Memorial Dr. in Greenville on Monday. A routine search turned up the drugs.
Forte and Willis are each charged with trafficking heroin by possession and transportation.