July 7, 2016
Released by: Major Jason Wank, Chief Detective
On 07/06/2016 Carteret County deputies arrested Danny Ray Modlin, 38, of 226 Old Airport Rd, Lot # 28 Atlantic MHP, Newport and Michael Glen Hill, 43, of 178 Vellines Ave, Newport, in connection with a meth bust Wednesday night.
Drug detectives from the Sheriff’s Office, Morehead City and Atlantic Beach police and SBI responded to Vellines Ave and discovered the two in possession of meth precursors and drug paraphernalia. No active meth lab was discovered.
Michael Glenn Hill and Danny Ray Modlin each face four counts of possession of meth precursors. Hill was placed on a $12,000.00 bond and also faces probation violation charges. Hill was placed on a $6000.00 bond. Both are scheduled for a first court appearance today.