US Marshals, sheriff's office arrest fugitive at Beaufort Co. home

BEAUFORT COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A 23-year-old man wanted by authorities was taken into custody by the US Marshal Service, the Beaufort Police Department and the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office at his home on St. Helena Island.

Authorities arrested 23-year-old Erick Kadeem Blash.

On Tuesday afternoon, authorities made contact with Blash at a home on Seaside Road.

According to investigators, while Blash was being taken into custody, marijuana was discovered in plain view.

An incident report states investigators also located additional quantities of marijuana, MDMA, and a small about of cocaine and drug paraphernalia.

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