Aiken authorities arrest four in Clearwater drug bust

AIKEN - Aiken County investigators arrested four men this morning at a home in Clearwater after a monthlong investigation, seizing drugs, guns and money.

Quiton Daniels, 19, of Wagener, is charged with possession of crack cocaine; Charles Davis, 53, of Detroit, is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia; Julius Brown, 25, of Augusta, is charged with possession of crack cocaine and possession of marijuana; and Kevin Tanksley, 27, of Augusta, is charged with possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.

Investigators with the sheriff's office, along with SWAT, served a search warrant a 2 Westside Drive in Clearwater, where they found crack cocaine in pill bottles, hydrocodone, several firearms and several hundred dollars in cash, according to a statement.

Aiken County Animal Control also removed six pit bulls, two adults and four puppies.



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