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Camp Lejeune places stores known for psychotropic drugs off limits to Marines

Posted February 10, 2011 2:55 p.m. EST
Updated February 10, 2011 3:07 p.m. EST

— Camp Lejeune's base commander has issued an order placing local establishments known to sell psychotropic drugs temporarily off limits to all personnel aboard MCB Camp Lejeune and MCAS New River. 

Commander Col. Daniel J. Lecce issued the base-wide order on Monday. Marines are forbidden to visit or make any purchases at the locations listed below: 

  • Coastal Smoke Shop, 214 Brynn Marr Rd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Nash Market, 237-4 New River Dr. Jacksonville, NC
  • Dash-In, 1316 Hargett St. Jacksonville, NC
  • Kwik Stop Mart, 311 Old 30 Rd. Jacksonville, NC
  • CJ's Quick Mart, 1010 Gum Branch Rd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Tobacco and More, 211-B Western Blvd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Reid's Mart, 461 Hubert Blvd. Hubert, NC
  • Smokers Post, 1042 North Carolina 210 Sneads Ferry, NC
  • Verona Quick Stop, 2894 Verona Loop Road Verona, NC
  • Discount Tobacco, 331 G & H Western Blvd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Tobacco Leaf, 215-100 Western Blvd. Jacksonville, NC
  • One Stop Shop, 501 Corbin St. Jacksonville, NC.
  • D's Quick Mart, Richlands, NC
  • Tobacco Club, 487-B Western Blvd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Hip Hop and Hookahs, 311 S. Marine Blvd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Speed Mart, 2601 Piney Green Rd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Moe's Mart, 2105 Belgrade Swansboro Rd. Maysville, NC
  • Tobacco Alley, 106 Hickory Rd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Belfast Quick Mart, 1500 Piney Green Rd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Tobacco For Less, 439 Western Blvd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Tobacco House Cigarette Center, 1213-C Country Club Rd. Jacksonville, NC
  • D's Drive Thru, 226 Wilmington Hwy. Jacksonville, NC
  • Kings Drive Thru, 1796 Gum Branch Rd. Jacksonville, NC
  • Express Way, 1261 Gum Branch Rd. Jacksonville, NC

Marine Corps Forces Command, which encompasses all eastern U.S. Marine Corps units, issued an order in January 2010 prohibiting Marines from possessing, purchasing, using, selling, distributing or introducing on military installations a list of psychotropic drugs.