NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — On February 7, Newport News police responded to the 600 block of Kate’s Trace Circle for a drug violation.
Officers were told that packages in a leasing office had a strong odor of marijuana. A man then entered the office to retrieve the packages, and he was arrested as a result. 29-year-old Gregory Carpenter had an active warrant out of Virginia Beach for possession of marijuana.
Police received a warrant to open the packages and removed 4 pounds of marijuana.
Mr. Carpenter was arrested and charged with marijuana possession with intent to sell and conspiracy to commit felony.
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