Manteo man arrested on drug charge after traffic stop

Published 8:14 am Sunday, April 10, 2022

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The Dare County Sheriff’s Office has reported the arrest of a Manteo man following a traffic stop.

According to a DCSO press release, on March 22, 2022 at approximately 10:40 p.m., a deputy working the B-District conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on 1st Street in Manteo.

“During the stop the driver admitted to drug use and a search was conducted,” stated the release. “During the search an amount of Crack Cocaine was located and seized.”

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Curtis Ray Moore, 59, of Manteo, was arrested for felony possession of cocaine and released on a $4,000 unsecured bond.