21 Arrested in Coastal Drug Sweep

Tools

By Alicia Barnes

PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) _ A yearlong investigation by federal, state and local agencies into heroin sales on the South Carolina coast has resulted in 21 arrests.

The arrests came Wednesday and Thursday as authorities served warrants in Horry and Georgetown counties and raided a home in Pawleys Island.

Authorities say that agents seized handguns, $12,000 and quantities of crack and powder cocaine.

They also seized heroin, marijuana packaged for sale and several marijuana plants.

You have indicated this comment should be removed.

Close

The comment has been submitted for review. Thank you .

Annette said on Friday, Jul 18 at 6:16 PM

Seize the house and sell it at auction....throw all the scumbag inhabitants in the jail and/or deport them....ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!

225772682
Inappropriate? Alert Us!

Add a comment

Name:

Comment: 1000 Characters Left

ABC Columbia and its affiliated companies are not responsible for the content of comments posted or for anything arising out of use of the above comments or other interaction among the users. We reserve the right to screen, refuse to post, remove or edit user-generated content at any time and for any or no reason in our absolute and sole discretion without prior notice, although we have no duty to do so or to monitor any Public Forum.

Columbia
Current: 55°
Hazy
High: 55°
Low: 40°
Wind: 0 MPH
Pressure: 30.05
Humidity: 77 %

What's on WOLOTV Full Schedule