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Officers search for suspected drug dealer after tip leads to drugs at Lowcountry hotel

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WALTERBORO, SC (WCSC) -

Authorities are searching for a suspected drug dealer after a tip led officers to drugs at a Lowcountry hotel. 

The Walterboro Police Department is searching for 35-year-old Travis Ferguson. 

Detectives began their investigation after receiving an anonymous tip about drugs and a gun at a hotel room at Sleep Inn on 3043 Heirs Corner Road. 

"Detectives secured a search warrant and located a handgun, cocaine, money, and drug paraphernalia inside the room," WPD officials said. 

 An arrest warrant was issued for Ferguson for trafficking cocaine.

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