Cocaine, gun found in Elizabeth City man’s apartment

Posted at 12:44 PM, Mar 01, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-01 12:44:52-05

Elizabeth City, NC - Police in Elizabeth City made an unexpected drug bust while serving a warrant.

Yesterday, officers were trying to serve Antone Whidbee with a warrant at his Woodstock apartment on Walkers Avenue.

But they say he ran out of the house.

Officers did catch up with him a few blocks away. They found cocaine, other drugs, and a gun inside the apartment.

Whidbee is in jail this afternoon, facing several charges.

Watch NewsChannel 3 for updates.