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Cops bust Charleston man with heroin, pot

Derell Craig Whitley (Source: Charleston County Detention Center) Derell Craig Whitley (Source: Charleston County Detention Center)
CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

Charleston police arrested a 24-year-old man on drug charges Saturday after confiscating heroin, marijuana and $1,300 in cash.

The Special Investigations Unit of the Charleston Police Department executed a search warrant Saturday at 140 Williman Street which led to the arrest of 24-year-old Derell Craig Whitley.

While at the home, police confiscated 16.9 grams of heroin, 346 grams of marijuana and more than $1,300.

Whitley is charged with trafficking heroin, possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute within close proximity of a school.

Whitley is being held in the Charleston County Detention Center.

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