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FCSO officials arrest 3 suspects following drug bust

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Officers from the Florence County Sheriff's Office arrested three people after a drug bust in Johnsonville.

Investigators recovered eight grams of heroin and 16.2 grams of crack cocaine, according to the sheriff's office. Investigators said three firearms, a vehicle and over $2,200.00 in cash believed to be used to enable illegal activity, was taken.

According to officials, on November 13:

- Jeff McFadden, III, 36, of Johnsonville was arrested and charged with possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine.

- Jaron Trent McFadden, 26, of Johnsonville was arrested and charged with trafficking heroin and manufacturing and possession of controlled substances with intent to distribute.

- Nicholas Wilson, 28, of Pamplico was arrested and charged with possession of controlled substances.

The search warrant came after a month-long investigation of complains and sale and distribution of illegal narcotics in the Johnsonville area. The investigation is still open and additional arrests are possible, authorities say.

For more information visit the FCSO Booking Website.

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