Deputies: Meth lab, drugs, stolen gun found in Goose Creek apartment

Published: Nov. 21, 2013 at 8:53 PM EST
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Peyton Almers. (Source: BCSO)
Peyton Almers. (Source: BCSO)

GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) - Berkeley County deputies say a 20-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday after drugs, drug paraphernalia, and a stolen hand gun were found inside her apartment.

Peyton Almers of Goose Creek has been charged with trafficking methamphetamine, trafficking cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of a stolen firearm during the commission of a violent crime and possession with intent to distribute LSD.

Deputies say a search warrant was executed at Almers' apartment on Harbor Lake Drive Wednesday. Inside, officials found methamphetamine, cocaine, marijuana, a stolen handgun and numerous drug paraphernalia, including pipes, digital scales and plastic bags.

Authorities also found components of a meth lab inside the apartment, a release states.

Deputies say an arrest and charges against another suspect may be forthcoming.

Almers is being held at the Hill-Finklea Detention Center.

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