A Pitt County man has been arrested and charged with trafficking heroin into Greenville while he was on probation for other drug charges.
After a 2-month long investigation, on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, agents with the Greenville Regional Drug Task Force, Farmville Police, Pitt County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit, and the U.S. Federal Probation Office conducted a traffic stop in the 9100 block of West Marlboro Road in Farmville, on a vehicle being driven by Tobia Mila Moye, age 40, of Pitt County.
Investigators found over 88 grams of heroin inside Moye’s vehicle.
Moye was arrested and charged with 2 counts of trafficking in Heroin, and he is currently on Federal Probation for a prior narcotics trafficking conviction.
Moye is being held in the Pitt County Detention Center on a $500,000 bond.
Police say they expect to arrest more people involved in this trafficking ring as the investigation continues.
The Greenville Regional Drug Task Force is comprised of Law Enforcement Officers from the Greenville Police Department, Winterville Police Department, North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, The Drug Enforcement Administration, and East Carolina University Police Department.