3 arrested, $26,000 in cash seized in drug bust

3 arrested, $26,000 in cash seized in drug bust

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Three men were arrested Tuesday and over $26,000 in cash and drugs were discovered after Columbia police got a tip from a concerned citizen.

Police were called to the 250 block of Harbison Blvd. Tuesday and noticed an odor of drugs being used in the area.

After searching the men's vehicle, the discovered cash and drugs.

Desmond Postell and Mitwain Brown were charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana and possession with intent to distribute marijuana in close proximity to a school.

Harold Hopkins was charged with possession of heroin and possession of heroin in close proximity to a school.

The three men were taken to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.

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