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Two men arrested in drug raid in Aiken County

AIKEN COUNTY, SC (WFXG) -

The Aiken County Sheriff's Office and Aiken Department of Public Safety have arrested two men after a drug raid.

30 year old Prince Jemele Thomas and 19 year old Quishon Islar were arrested after authorities executed a search warrant to raid a house on 428 Florence Street on June 25th.

The raid resulted from a long narcotics investigation.

Investigators say Thomas was the target of the investigation for sales and distribution of illegal drugs.

Powder cocaine, crack cocaine, several weapons, and a quantity of U.S. currency were also seized in the raid.

Quishon Islar was also present at the home and was arrested for his outstanding warrants of Criminal Domestic Violence and Purse Snatching.

Islar faced charges from a previous investigation from A.D.P.S..

Thomas has been charged with Trafficking Crack Cocaine, Possession with the Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine within half of a mile of a school, Possession with the Intent to Distribute Cocaine, Possession of Firearm during Violent Crime, and Possession of a Firearm by an unlawful person.

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