Kill Devil Hills man arrested on drug charge after traffic stop
Published 7:49 am Wednesday, May 3, 2023
The Dare County Sheriff’s Office has reported the arrest of a Kill Devil Hills man on a drug charge following a traffic stop.
According to a DCSO press release, on April 1, 2023 at approximately 10:15 p.m., deputies working the A-District conducted a traffic stop on Colington Road near Bermuda Bay in Kill Devil Hills.
“During the traffic stop a DCSO K9 was deployed on the vehicle, and it alerted to the presence of a controlled substance,” stated the release. “The vehicle was searched, and an amount of Psilocybin Mushrooms and Marijuana Drug Paraphernalia were located and seized.”
Christopher James Hastie, 20, of Kill Devil Hills, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a schedule I controlled substance.
He was given a $3,500 secured bond.