North Charleston Police make arrest in drug trafficking investigation, find $73,280 in meth

North Charleston Police make arrest in drug trafficking investigation, find $73,280 in meth

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The North Charleston Police Department has concluded a meth trafficking investigation Sunday with an arrest for Trafficking Crystal Methamphetamine, according to North Charleston Police spokesperson Spencer Pryor.

Ezell James Wood, Jr. has been arrested after investigators, while using a confidential informant, arranged the delivery of crystal meth from a distributor in Atlanta who reportedly made frequent trips to the Charleston and North Charleston Area.

Investigators made contact with Wood at Cracker Barrel on Mazyck Road. He was wearing a backpack which is said to have held 916 grams of methamphetamine, valued at $73,280.

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