Charleston drug bust nets $400K in cocaine, other items (Update: Conviction)

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Update October 26: A year on, 39-year-old Marcus D. Gibbs is facing a minimum of 10 years in prison after being found guilty of five of six charges.

First reporting September 1, 2010: After a one-year investigation Charleston officials have seized 12 kilograms of cocaine worth some $350,000 and other items in an overnight drug raid on Johns Island on Tuesday.

NBC News 2 has a nice video report on the bust; watch it here.

The Post and Courier also has a write-up.

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