Crime notebook: Brunswick County man charged with trafficking heroin

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Jessie Winiford Crawford
Jessie Winiford Crawford

A Brunswick County man has been charged with trafficking heroin and other drug charges.

Jessie Winiford Crawford, 56, of Stanbury Road in Supply, was arrested after a traffic stop on U.S. 17 near Grissettown on Sept. 18, according to the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office. Drug agents search the vehicle and reportedly found 163 bindles of heroin and 3 grams of cocaine.

Crawford was charged with one count of possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver heroin, two counts of trafficking heroin, one count of possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver cocaine, one count of maintaining a vehicle for a controlled substance and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia.

He was booked at the Brunswick County jail under a $200,000 secured bond.