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08/12/03

Major Drug Bust

Beaufort County sheriff's deputies arrested 51-year old Ramon Kelly, his two sons and a roommate on various drug posession and distrubution charges. They searched Kelly's Hardeeville home and found more than four kilos of cocaine, 140 grams of marijuana, more than $57,000 in cash, plus several shotguns, rifles and pistols.

Beaufort County Sheriff PJ Tanner says Kelly has been dealing drugs in the area for ten years, and his arrest makes a big dent in the drug trade there.

Reported by: Mike Manhatton, mmanhatton@wtoc.com

 

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