WILLIAMSTON, N.C. (WNCT) — A Williamston man was arrested on Monday and charged in the death of another person who overdosed on an illegal drug.

Deputies with the Martin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Napoleon Nishon Wesson in relation to an overdose death that occurred in Martin County on September 8. The victim’s name has not been released.

The suspect was taken into custody at the Family Dollar in Jamesville.

SUSPECT: Napoleon Nishon Wesson

  • DOB: 11/24/2002
  • 4845 Prison Camp Road, Lot #4, Williamston


  • Death by Distribution
  • Trafficking in Heroin (2 counts)
  • Possession with Intent to Manufacture, Sale or Deliver Heroin

BOND: $250,000