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Cocaine, gun found in Elizabeth City man’s apartment

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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.