SC man arrested on drug charges found to have ‘rifle, hooded mask, gloves’ in car


IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) — A South Carolina man could be facing further charges after deputies pulled him over on I-77 for a traffic violation and discovered marijuana in several different forms, as well as a ‘rifle, hooded mask, gloves, and other head coverings’ inside the vehicle. 

The incident happened on Monday, June 3 on I-77 northbound at mile marker 63. 

Deputies pulled over Cameron Austin Turner, 26, of Summerville, SC, for a traffic violation. During the traffic stop a K-9 indicated the presence and odor of narcotics in the car. 

During a search of the vehicle, 714.3 grams of marijuana were found in several forms including liquid THC, gummy candies, marijuana buds, and a vacuum packaging device. 

Deputies also found a .223 caliber rifle, three fully loaded magazines, a hooded mask, gloves, and other head coverings throughout the car. 

Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics detectives are still investigating this matter. 

Turner is being held on $50,000 bond on felony marijuana charges. 

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