GAFFNEY, S.C. (WSPA) – A Gaffney enterprise proprietor and his spouse had been arrested Wednesday after deputies seized 400 marijuana edibles.
The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Workplace stated the Narcotic’s Crew executed two search warrants. One at Carousel Music positioned 1609 W. Floyd Baker Boulevard and the second search warrant came about on the proprietor’s residence positioned within the 600 block of Grassy Pond Street.
In keeping with the sheriff’s workplace, undercover law enforcement officials had been despatched to Carousel Music quite a few instances over the previous six months to buy merchandise from the shop.
Deputies stated the merchandise bought had been despatched off for testing and the lab outcomes confirmed the merchandise being bought had been marijuana although they had been labeled as lower than .03% of THC.
The sheriff’s workplace stated narcotics officers recovered proof that the proprietor was shopping for empty luggage after which inserting his personal marijuana within the luggage and placing selfmade labels on the packages to point they contained lower than .03% of THC
Deputies seized over 400 particular person packages of marijuana edibles and THC Vape Cartridges from the enterprise.
Deputies then seized $159,898.95, two units of digital scales, a number of packages of inexperienced leafy plant materials, cashing depend machine, coin-sorting machine together with two report books on the dwelling.
The sheriff’s workplace stated Steven David Petty,50, was arrested on the enterprise and was charged with trafficking marijuana 10 lbs. however lower than 100lbs. and distributing marijuana.
Sirena Petty, 47, was arrested and charged with trafficking marijuana 10 lbs. however lower than 100lbs. and distributing marijuana.
Steven and Sirena are presently being held within the Cherokee County Detention Heart.