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2 Florida men and a woman charged in drug bust

Lexington, SC 06/10/2022 – Two Florida men and a woman accused of drug trafficking charges were arrested in Lexington County last week.

Juan Arturo Martinez, 44, is charged with trafficking cocaine, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and unlawful sale or delivery of a pistol, according to arrest warrants.

Rkenneo Augustine Andrews, 35, is charged with trafficking cocaine, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and unlawful sale or delivery of a pistol, according to arrest warrants

Carmen Lizeth Zapata Antunez, 37, is charged with trafficking cocaine and possession of a weapon during a violent crime, according to arrest warrants.

“Narcotics agents got a tip about drug activity in the area of County Town Dr.,” Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon said. “Agents executed a search warrants and seized approximately 4,000 grams of cocaine and two handguns.” SLED and DEA assisted in the investigation, according to Koon.

Martinez, Andrews and Antunez are being held at the Lexington County Detention Center.


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