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Burton man arrested on drug charges


A man was arrested and a home on Glaze Drive in Burton was searched as part of a drug investigation by the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Drug Investigations Section.

They launched an investigation after getting tips that drugs were being sold out of a Glaze Drive home.

Andre Skanes, 34, of Burton, was charged with possession with Intent to distribute marijuana; possession with intent to distribute cocaine; possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine.

An estimated 17 grams of marijuana; 3 grams of crack cocaine; 2 grams of cocaine, three handguns and ammunition; drug paraphernalia and $822 in cash were seized during a search of the home, according to the sheriff's office.

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