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$8,400 worth of cocaine base seized in Marion Co.

Demitrius Ramon Sanders (Source: Marion County Sheriff's Office) Demitrius Ramon Sanders (Source: Marion County Sheriff's Office)
Marion, SC -

MARION COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A 27-year-old man is facing drug charges after agents with the Marion County Combined Drug Unit and Gang Task Force seized a large amount of cocaine base.

Demitrius Ramon Sanders was charged with trafficking cocaine base after agents found nearly $8,400 worth of cocaine base during his arrest. In addition to what investigators are calling the "large amount" of cocaine base, an undisclosed amount of money was also seized.

The 15th Circuit Drug Enforcement Unit, Marion County Sheriff's Office, Marion Police Department, Mullins Police Department and SLED assisted with the arrest.

Citizens of Marion County are being asked to take a stand against illegal drugs by reporting suspicious activity to the Marion County Combined Drug Unit at (843) 423-2056.

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