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Posted on: August 30, 2019

DPD Gun Arrests

DPD Gun Arrests

 In an effort to curb gun violence, investigators with the DPD’s Organized Crime Division continue to make gun arrests. Below is information about their recent gun-related arrests.

 • Investigators from the Vice Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 117 West Cornwallis Road on Thursday. They seized five firearms (two handguns, two rifles and a shotgun). They also seized 14.4 grams of heroin (heroin trafficking levels start at four grams). Belgian Smith, 30, was arrested and charged with five counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, level 2 trafficking of heroin and two other felony drug charges. Smith was placed in Durham County Jail under a $350,000 bond. 

 • On August 28, Gang Unit investigators conducted a traffic stop in the 100 block of Lodge Street. The driver, 21-year-old Christina Bright, was found in possession of a Colt .380cal handgun and a Smith & Wesson .38cal revolver. She was charged with two counts of carrying a concealed weapon. 

 • On August 24, Gang Unit investigators conducted a traffic stop at Chapel Hill Road and Jackson Street. A probable cause search of the vehicle was conducted and investigators seized a stolen Smith and Wesson 9mm handgun, 11.8 grams of marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. Tyrone McNeil, 16, of Durham was charged with possession of a stolen firearm, possession of a firearm by a minor, carrying a concealed weapon and two drug charges. McNeil was taken before a magistrate who released him to a family member.

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