Deputies discover more than 120 pounds of marijuana in Columbia residence

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Richland County deputies announced the arrest of Dominick Maurice Booker, 28, after narcotics agents discovered large amounts of marijuana in his possession.

According to the department, the narcotics agents conducted a search warrant at Booker’s residence on Hardwood Drive in Columbia.  They located more than 121 pounds of marijuana, and a pistol.

He was arrested for trafficking marijuana 100 lbs. or more, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, and two counts of possession with intent to distribute marijuana.

Categories: Columbia, Crime, Richland County