18 Year-Old Facing Felony Drug Charges

A Johnston County teen was arrested November 1st following a three month undercover investigation by the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division.

Eighteen year-old Michael John Hewitt Jr., of Susan Drive, Garner was charged with felony selling marijuana and felony delivery of marijuana.

Sheriff’s Captain Jeff Caldwell said Hewitt sold marijuana to an undercover agent during the investigation that started in August. Hewitt was released on a $5,000 bond.