Following a vehicle stop an 18 year old Aberdeen man was arrested overnight by the Pinehurst Police Department on drug and weapon charges.
Officers arrested Ethan Drew Hegwood of a Longleaf Road address in Aberdeen on the charges of possession with the intent to manufacture/sell/deliver marijuana, possession with intent to sell/deliver cocaine, felony possession of cocaine, two counts possess marijuana paraphernalia, maintain a vehicle/place for sell of control substance, possession of fortified wine/liquor/mix beverage by someone less than 21 years old, consume alcohol younger than 19, and carrying a concealed weapon.
Hedgwood was transported to the Moore County Detention Center where he was held under a $30,000.00 secured bond. The first scheduled court date for these charges is on October 24, 2017.
All defendants facing criminal charges are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty in a court of law.