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$164,000 in pot seized after Orangeburg Co. bust

ORANGEBURG, SC (WIS) - An Orangeburg couple was arrested after deputies said they confiscated $32,000 worth of pot behind their home.

46-year-old Sophia Koger and 43-year-old Roosevelt Mack were charged with possession with intention to distribute.

The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office said it was part of a law enforcement effort that seized $164,000 in marijuana. Sheriff Ravenell said, "Our resolve is unwavering in locating and removing narcotics before they reach the streets of this county."

Deputies also picked up marijuana at three additional locations. $14,000 in marijuana was found in a wooded area at Cannon Bridge Road and Hudson Road, $16,000 in marijuana was found at a home on Hudson Road, and $102,000 in marijuana was found in a wooded area off Sheran Drive.

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