Investigators arrest suspected prostitute on federal drug charges

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - U.S. Marshals arrested a West Ashley woman wanted on federal drug charges.

The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Marshals arrested 32-year-old Kelly Janelle Shea late last month.

According to authorities, Shea was wanted by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office and DEA for involvement in a large drug conspiracy. Officials say she had been eluding authorities for several months.

A U.S. Marshal led fugitive task force in Charleston called Operation Intercept, says that Shea is a known prostitute in the West Ashley area.

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