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Two South Carolina men charged with trafficking ecstasy and opioids after bust in Best Buy parking lot

January 3, 2017  |  Posted by: Francesca Falzarano
Two South Carolina men charged with trafficking ecstasy and opioids after bust in Best Buy parking lot

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Two suspects have been taken into custody after trafficking ecstasy and opioid drugs in Rock Hill, South Carolina, according to Marvin Brown, the commander of the drug unit in York County.

Andrew Ryan Maupin, 23, and 27-year-old Jonathan Daniel Todaro have both been charged with drug trafficking, TheState.com reported.

Brown said that witnesses called authorities at 4 p.m. on Saturday to report what appeared to be a drug deal transpiring in a Best Buy parking lot.

Rock Hill police arrived on the scene and searched the suspects’ car. Police discovered over 100 ecstasy pills, 1,488 Xanax pills, and approximately 6 grams of opioids.

Police also found a small firearm in the car. The two men were also charged with possessing a weapon during a violent crime. Both suspects are currently in custody at the Moss Justice Center in York, and bond has been denied.

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