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CPD: Couple arrested on narcotics charges following search

(L-to-R): Edwin Jerome Wilson, Shenita Dolliane Whitfield (Photo Source: Al Cannon Detention Center) (L-to-R): Edwin Jerome Wilson, Shenita Dolliane Whitfield (Photo Source: Al Cannon Detention Center)
CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

Police arrested a couple on Wednesday on narcotics charges after the Charleston Police Special Investigations Unit executed a search warrant at a home in the 700-block of Meeting Street.

Edwin Jerome Wilson, 43, of North Charleston, and Shenita Dolliane Whitfield, 49, of the Meeting Street address, were charged, according to police spokesman Charles Francis.

Both Wilson and Whitfield face charges of trafficking heroin and possession of cocaine base with the intent to distribute, police say. Wilson faces an additional charge of distribution of heroin, Francis said.

Police confiscated 11.7 grams of heroin and 5.2 grams of cocaine base, according to a report.

Both suspects were being held in the Al Cannon Detention Center.

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