“Prostitution, drug-dealing, drug use, assaults,” an attorney for Goldsboro said of what happens at the motel.
“… it is an uphill battle, but one we got to fight,” said Goldsboro Mayor Chuck Allen.
The suspect is being held without bond.
The school was on lockdown for about 30 minutes.
Goldsboro Police Chief Mike West said his department has responded to more than 790 incidents at Bees Town Inc. since 2013.
Authorities estimate that the 10 pounds of heroin has a street value of $7 million once broken down and sold in individual dosage units.
Deputies caught sight of the car just as it was entering Wilson County.
The motel has been the site of multiple drug arrests over the last year.
A man went to the woman’s car window and “demanded at gun point she get out of her vehicle,” officials said.
A man went to the woman’s window and “demanded at gun point she get out of her vehicle,” officials said.