Traffic stop in KDH leads to drug arrest

Christopher James Hastie. [Dare County Sheriff's Office]

On April 1, 2023, at approximately 10:15pm, Deputies working the A-District conducted a traffic stop on Colington Road near Bermuda Bay, Kill Devil Hills, NC.

During the traffic stop a DCSO K9 was deployed on the vehicle, and it alerted to the presence of a controlled substance. The vehicle was searched, and an amount of Psilocybin Mushrooms and Marijuana Drug Paraphernalia were located and seized.

Christopher James Hastie, 20, Kill Devil Hills, NC, was arrested and charged with (F) Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance. Hastie was given a $3,500 secured bond.