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Moonshine, guns seized from Scotland Neck home

Posted August 12, 2013

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— A Scotland Neck man is facing multiple charges after authorities seized guns, drugs and moonshine at his home.

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division executed a search warrant Sunday night at the home on Ninth Street following complaints about drug activity and the sale of moonshine. Deputies seized several containers of the beverage, guns and cocaine that was packaged for sale.

Ervin Lane, 54, is charged with sale and possession for sale, and possession of a non-tax paid alcoholic beverage. He has an Oct. 2 court date.


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  • Mo Blues Aug 12, 2013

    What's illegal about his guns?

  • Bartmeister Aug 12, 2013

    Let that man go....Good Grief.

  • MSCOURTNEY Aug 12, 2013

    what in the world is going on in Scotland Neck NC (my birth place)....moonshine in ragu jars REALLY....get your life!!!!!

  • ripetomatoes Aug 12, 2013

    That man is a disgrace to the trade.

  • zenonx6 Aug 12, 2013

    Big time bust boys..LOL

  • Holy Carp. Aug 12, 2013

    That jar of Ragu would make one mean batch of Spaghetti.

  • halfpint1552 Aug 12, 2013

    Gotta love Scotland Neck!

  • fishon Aug 12, 2013

    durn revenooers