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Suspected drug dealer arrested after Berkeley Co. traffic stop leads to meth, fentanyl

Gregory Allan Parker (Source: BCSO) Gregory Allan Parker (Source: BCSO)
Evidence collected by deputies. (Source: BCSO) Evidence collected by deputies. (Source: BCSO)
BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

A suspected drug dealer was arrested following a traffic stop in Berkeley County which led deputies to meth and fentanyl. 

Deputies arrested 45-year-old Gregory Allan Parker of Johnsonville on charges of trafficking meth and fentanyl, and simple possession of a weapon during a violent crime. 

Parker's arrest happened early Friday morning when a deputy conducted a traffic stop on a speeding Jeep on Highway 52 near the Williamsburg/Berkeley County line in Pineville.

According to the sheriff's office, deputies found the following in Parker's vehicle. 

  • Approximately 10.8 gross grams of a crystal-like substance that tested presumptive for methamphetamine
  • Approximately 4.0 gross grams of an off-white powder that tested presumptive for fentanyl
  • Approximately 2.0 gross grams of a green, plant material that tested presumptive for marijuana
  • Three glass pipes with burnt crystal residue that tested presumptive for methamphetamine
  • Approximately 0.2 gross grams of a white powder that didn’t test presumptive for anything
  • A black Highpoint .380 in the glovebox

Parker was also issued tickets for changing lanes unlawfully, careless operation, and simple possession of marijuana.

He was locked up a the Hill Finklea Detention Center.

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