Kenly Man Arrested Following 5 Month Investigation

A 23 year-old Kenly man was arrested Thursday afternoon following a five month undercover investigation by narcotics agents with the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office.

Agents said during the investigation, Diante Rijon Atkinson of Shaw Road sold marijuana to undercover officers.

Atkinson was arrested on seven felony charges including possession with intent to sell or deliver marijuana and the delivery of marijuana.  No additional details were released.