Hatteras man arrested on drug charges after Kitty Hawk traffic stop
Published 3:54 pm Monday, February 28, 2022
The Dare County Sheriff’s Office has reported the arrest of a Hatteras man after a Kitty Hawk traffic stop.
According to a DCSO press release posted February 28, 2022, on February 10, 2022 at around 12 midnight, deputies working the A-District conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle near Walmart in Kitty Hawk.
“During that traffic stop, a Dare County Sheriff’s Office K-9 officer arrived and ran their K-9 around the vehicle,” stated the release. “The K-9 gave a positive alert for the presence of a controlled substance. The vehicle was searched, and an amount of cocaine was located and seized.”
Robert Bruce Armstrong Jr., 65, of Hatteras, was arrested and charged with felony possession of cocaine and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia and was released on a $5,000 secured bond.