Fri Jul 1, 2022

Pot growing operation busted


A prior investigation led to another major drug bust after a year-long investigation this week.

Richard Norris, 53, of 956 Georgia Pacific Rd., Whiteville was arrested Aug. 3 on a single felony count of manufacturing marijuana. He was released under a $10,000 secured bond.

Richard Lynn Norris

Richard Lynn Norris

This investigation originated from information gathered during

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