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Investigation leads to drug arrest

Published On: Aug 07 2014 11:02:18 PM CDT
CHOCOWINITY, BEAUFORT COUNTY -

Beaufort County Deputies arrested a man accused of distributing prescription pain medication.

Samuel Gaskins, 30, of Chocowinity, was arrested Tuesday.

Investigators conducted a controlled purchase of oxycodone from Gaskins and then charged him with possession with intent to sell or deliver a controlled substance.

Gaskins was booked into the Beaufort County Detention Center.