4 arrested in Bennettsville after narcotics investigation

BENNETTSVILLE, SC (WMBF) – Three men and one woman were arrested by Bennettsville Police Friday morning after a months-long narcotics investigation, officials said.

At about 4:30 a.m. Friday, officers executed three search warrants on three different complexes in the area of Hill Crest Apartments and Shady Rest, according to Lt. Larry Turner with Bennettsville Police. Four suspects, including a man named Jimmy Quick, are in custody at this time.

After receiving complaints about illegal narcotics in the area, the police department began the undercover investigation back in December, Lt. Turner said. During the months-long investigation, undercover officers did drug buys of marijuana and crack, he added.

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