Deputies: 20 pounds of marijuana found during traffic stop - WCIV-TV | ABC News 4 - Charleston News, Sports, Weather

Deputies: 20 pounds of marijuana found during traffic stop

Posted: Updated:
Montez King (provided) Montez King (provided)

BERKELEY, S.C. (WCIV) -- Sheriff's deputies arrested a North Charleston man last week after they say they found 20 pounds of marijuana in his car.

Deputies stopped a vehicle driven by Montez King Oct. 18 on Interstate 26 at mile marker 203 after they say he made an improper turn. King appeared "very nervous," according to investigators, and deputies searched the car.

The marijuana was found, along with 50 grams of ecstasy. Together, the drugs have a street value of nearly $100,000, according to a news release from the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office.

King is charged with trafficking marijuana and ecstasy.

  • High Profile CasesMore>>

Powered by WorldNow

ABCNews4 WCIV-TV

888 Allbritton Dr.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843-881-4444 | Advertising Information

Public Information File

For assistance with accessing WCIV-TV's public information file, click here.

Advertising

Advertising Credit Application and Terms and Conditions PDF.

Powered by WorldNow
All content Copyright © 2014 WCIV and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.