NHSO Vice and Narcotics Arrest Former UNCW Basketball Player

NHSO Vice and Narcotics Arrest Former UNCW Basketball Player

 New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Vice and Narcotics Detectives conducted a three week investigation which yielded two arrest and over three pounds of high grade marijuana.  On June 4, around 8:30pm a controlled purchase of marijuana was made at the Wimbledon Chase Apartments from Donte Malik Morales. After completing the purchase Morales and a second suspect, Klye Daniel Watts were approached by NHSO Detectives and arrested. Upon the arrest Detectives searched the vehicle driven by Morales and seized a quarter pound of marijuana located in the trunk.  As the investigation continued drug paraphernalia and measurement devices were located and seized at the home of Watts.  Detectives continued their investigation and seized an additional 3 pounds of high grade marijuana at the home of Morales located on the campus of UNCW.  Morales and Watts were booked on multiple felony charges and both are currently in the New Hanover County Detention Facility.

  

Donte Malik Morales

21 year old black male

PWISD Marijuana- 3 counts felony

Conspiracy to Sell/Deliver Marijuana- 1 count felony

Sell or Deliver Marijuana- 1 count felony

Possession of Marijuana Felony- 3 counts felony

Possession of Drug paraphernalia- 3 counts misdemeanor

Maintaining vehicle/dwelling for drugs- 2 counts felony

 

Kyle Daniel Watts

22 year old white male

PWISD Marijuana- 2 counts felony

Conspiracy to Sell/Deliver Marijuana- 1 count felony

Sell or Deliver Marijuana- 1 count felony

Possession of Marijuana Felony- 2 counts felony

Possession of Drug paraphernalia- 3 counts misdemeanor

Possession of marijuana less than ½ – 1 ounce- 1 count misdemeanor

 

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