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North Augusta man accused of drug trafficking, assaulting officer

Tuesday, July 9, 2013 5:14 PM
Last updated 7:36 PM
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The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a North Augusta man accused of trafficking drugs and assaulting a police officer.

Police say they have felony arrest warrants for Anthony Brent Swearingen, 32, of Pleasant Lane, for trafficking methamphetamines, aggravated assault on a police officer, fleeing and attempting to elude police, according to a news release.

Anyone with information can call Richmond County dispatch at (706) 821-1080, the Criminal Investigation Division at (706) 821-1020 or the Narcotics Division at (706) 821-1400.


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