Traffic stop leads to drug trafficking charge for West Columbia man

Traffic stop leads to drug trafficking charge for West Columbia man

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Lexington deputies arrested a West Columbia man after drugs were found in his car during a traffic stop on Tuesday.

Arrest warrants say Robert Glenn Hardee, 38, is charged with trafficking cocaine.

Deputies say members of the gang unit initiated the traffic stop in the 2800 block of Emanuel Church Road.

"According to our gang unit, Hardee is a validated gang member with the Warlocks Motorcycle Club," Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon said. "The unit was able to document the group as a criminal gang under the South Carolina Code of Laws."

Hardee is being held in the Lexington County Detention Center.

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