6/11/14– New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger is in jail–charged with possession of narcotics and probation violation.
Berger was arrested in Avery County.
His bail is set at $300,000.
This is the latest in a string of arrests for Berger.
His fellow commissioners ousted him from the board last year–but a judge reinstated him.
Berger has missed several New Hanover County commissioners meetings this year.