Craven County man in jail under $1 million bond on drug charges

Michael Tripp (Craven County Sheriff's Office photo)

NEW BERN, Craven County - A Craven County man has been arrested and was placed in jail on drug charges with a bond totaling $1 million.

Michael Tripp was arrested by the Craven County Drug Unit after an ongoing investigation into heroin traffickign in the county. A grand jury indicted Tripp on charges of level II trafficking opium or heroin.

The investigation is ongoing and other charges and arrests are expected, officials said.