Deputies discover moonshine still in Berkeley County

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office located and destroyed a working liquor still in the Cross community on Friday afternoon.

Authorities were conducting a drug investigation on Priscilla Lane when they discovered the still in a wooded area behind the address.

Deputies found 8 barrels of mash, a 25-gallon pot used for cooking and all the related equipment used to distill the illegal liquor which was dismantled and destroyed.

No immediate arrests were made in connection with the moonshine operation as it was not in use at the time.

The investigation by the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office is continuing.

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