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Goldsboro police bust man with meth

Posted August 25, 2008

— Goldsboro police found about 5 pounds of crystal methamphetamine during a traffic stop Saturday on U.S. Highway 70.

They arrested Jose Alejandro Arciniega-Moreno, 27, of 1036 Bakers Chapel Church Road in Mount Olive, charging him with trafficking methamphetamine by transporting and trafficking methamphetamine by possession.

Officers estimated that the meth was equal to more than 22,000 doses with at street value of $250,000.


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  • phil Aug 25, 2008

    wow 5 pounds,that is a large amount of meth

  • wine_girl Aug 25, 2008

    hooray! I'm glad they caught him before

  • blackdog Aug 25, 2008

    ...5 POUNDS ! That is not a local production. That was imported. I for one am glad that 5 pounds is off the streets and hope it is destroyed immediately.

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  • wralfan Aug 25, 2008

    At least send him back... but please leave the dope.

  • ncshower2 Aug 25, 2008

    Hope you and your dope go back to where you came from.