Five arrested in Drug Bust

Five suspects were arrested Thursday, January 29, on drug related charges. Union County Investigators seized heroin with a street value of $15,000, six firearms, marijuana, assorted needles, and drug paraphernalia from Idlewild Rd, Hemby Bridge, North Carolina.

According Sheriff Eddie Cathey of the Union County Sheriff's Office the investigation was in response to citizen complaints of suspected drug activity, and a high level of vehicle and foot traffic in and out of the residence all day.

Suspects court date will be February 17, 2015.