Patrol deputies locate methamphetamine and marijuana while dispatched
On the morning of October 7, Darlington County Sheriff’s Patrol Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Solomon Dr. in Hartsville in reference to a possible shooting incident. When Patrol Deputies met with the individual who called 911, the individual denied that any shooting occurred.
As Patrol Deputies continued to investigate the incident, they could smell a strong odor of marijuana coming from a vehicle located in front of the residence. Patrol deputies located 2 grams of methamphetamine, 69 grams of marijuana, a hypodermic needle, a weight scale and multiple small plastic baggies.
Melinda Sue Callihan, 41, of Hartsville, Lisa Ann Dixon, 32, of Hartsville, and Christa Makayla Hopkins, 22, of Darlington, have been charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and possession with intent to distribute marijuana.
Florentino Osealdo Garcia, 26, of Hartsville and Sara Kathryn Tyner, 24, of McBee, were charged with simple possession of marijuana.
All individuals are currently being held at the W. Glenn Campbell Detention Center.