Last week, the Lexington County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Drug Enforcement Administration arrested two Florida men and a women in a large drug bust.
Narcotics agents received a tip about drug activity in the area of County Town Drive in Lexington County.
According to Sheriff Jay Koon, “Agents executed search warrants and seized approximately 4,000 grams of cocaine and two handguns.”
Juan Arturo Martinez, 44, is charged with trafficking cocaine, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and unlawful sale or delivery of a pistol, according to arrest warrants.
Rkenneo Augustine Andrews, 35, is charged with trafficking cocaine, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and unlawful sale or delivery of a pistol, according to arrest warrants.
Carmen Lizeth Zapata Antunez, 37, is charged with trafficking cocaine and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants.
All three are being held at the Lexington County Detention Center.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR …
(Via: Lexington Yankee)
Angela Schumpert is a wife, mother and veteran of the United States Air Force. Originally from Ohio, she is a Buckeye fan and loves college football. Angela loves to write about local hot spots, so if you know of one, let her know! She is the creator of Lexington Yankee Blog.
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