Berkeley Co. Deputies arrest suspects following drug bust over weekend

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BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The Berkeley County Narcotics Task Force conducted an investigation in the City of Goose Creek. After conducting the investigation, search warrants were obtained for the address in the 120 block of Red Cypress Drive in the Woodland Lakes subdivision.

According to authorities with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office, upon searching the residence agents located 1.15gg of a crystal substance in a folded $20.00 bill which field tested presumptive for methamphetamines, 2.94gg of a brown liquid in a syringe which field tested presumptive for heroin, 0.1gg tan powder in a clear case which field tested presumptive for heroin, 0.76gg of a tan powder in a plastic bag which field tested presumptive for fentanyl, 0.71gg of a crystal substance in a plastic bag which field tested presumptive for methamphetamines, 0.21gg of a green plant material which field tested presumptive for marijuana, 0.1gg of a tan powder on a dresser which field tested presumptive for fentanyl, 0.1gg of a tan powder in a purple container which field tested presumptive for fentanyl, misc. drug paraphernalia, and a uniquely painted Ruger .22 Cal Rifle with a sawed off barrel and stock.

All the occupants of the residence were arrested and transported to the Berkeley County Detention Center, authorities stated. Following a search at the Berkeley County Detention Center, detention officers located a plastic bag containing 1.56gg of a tan powder substance sequestered in a body cavity of Ashley Gallimore.

Wearing gloves, the tan powder substance field tested presumptive for heroin and Gallimore was charged with Possession of Contraband by a prisoner, authorities added.

Arrested in this case:

  • Donald English, 42, for Possession With Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine and Possession With Intent to Distribute Heroin
  • Ashley Gallimore, 28, for Possession With Intent to Distribute Heroin, Possession of contraband by a prisoner, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Christopher Elhoff, Sr., 51, for Possession of Fentanyl, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Patricia Elhoff, 53, for Possession of Fentanyl, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 
  • Patrick Pringle, 39, for Possession of Fentanyl, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of a sawed off rifle
  • Leann Sumner, 33, for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 
  • Christopher Elhoff, Jr., 25, for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

All remain at the Hill-Finklea Detention Center pending warrant service and a bond hearing.

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