Deputies recover heroin, marijuana in Dare County traffic stop

Deputies recover heroin, marijuana in Dare County traffic stop

Matthew Burgess Hooper and Charles Williams are charged with with trafficking opium or heroin, conspire to traffic opium or heroin, possess/manufacture/sell or deliver heroin, and possess with intent to sell/deliver marijuana.

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on May 29, 2014 at 5:22 PM

DARE COUNTY -- Two men face drug-related charges after a traffic stop in the Avon area of Hatteras Island on Monday.

Police have charged 21-year-old Charles Williams and 18-year-old Mathew Hooper with trafficking opium or heroin, conspire to traffic opium or heroin, possess/manufacture/sell or deliver heroin, and possess with intent to sell/deliver marijuana.

Authorities say they recovered a trafficking amount of heroin caps in the cargo area of the vehicle as well as marijuana.

Both men are being held in the Dare County Detention Center on $250,000 bond. 

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