Deputies: Woman arrested after traffic stop leads to discovery of $40K in marijuana

Deputies: Woman arrested after traffic stop leads to discovery of $40K in marijuana

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Berkeley County deputies arrested a 42-year-old Moncks Corner woman after they say they discovered bags of marijuana during a traffic stop Friday.

Maria Andrea Mancha is charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana after deputies found nine heat-sealed bags containing 8.8 pounds of suspected marijuana, deputies say.

The suspected marijuana has a street value of approximately $40,320.

A judge set a $25,000 surety bond, deputies say.

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