NEW BERN—Police busted a tobacco store in New Bern for continuing to sell synthetic narcotics.
They arrested Salim Salim, 25, after they found 49 grams of bath salts, 90 grams of spice and more than $13,000 in cash. The store is on Martin Luther King Boulevard. The substances became illegal in North Carolina June 1. Salim was jailed on a $15,000.