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Brunswick man arrested on drug charges

Brunswick County sheriff deputies arrested a 23-year-old man and seized crack cocaine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia from his home, according to a news release.

Jay Avary Jenrette was arrested Tuesday on charges of possession with intent to manufacture, sell and distribute cocaine, maintaining a dwelling, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to the release. He turned himself into police after officers executed a search warrant at his home.

Jenrette is being held on $10,500 bond.

On July 30, deputies executed a search warrant at 583 Tree Aces Circle in the Pine Crest community of Brunswick County and seized 10 grams of crack cocaine, seven grams of marijuana and assorted drug paraphernalia, police said. At the time of the seizure deputies could not locate Jenrette.