Washington pair arrested on marijuana, ecstasy charges

Kareem Gibbs (Photo courtesy Beaufort County Sheriff's Office)

A Washington man and a woman are behind bars on a variety of drug charges.

Beaufort County Sheriff's Office officials say Travis Cobb, 34, and Janesha Peele, 24, were arrested Monday at a home in the 700 block of Gladden Street. They're each charged with possession with the intent to sell and deliver marijuana, conspiracy to possess with intent to sell and deliver marijuana and possession of a schedule I controlled substance (ecstasy).

The arrests came following surveillance of the pair and the use of a K-9 during a traffic stop. Deputies recovered approximately 85 grams of marijuana and a plastic bag containing and undisclosed amount of ecstasy.

Cobb and Peele were each booked into the Beaufort County Detention Center under a $15,000 secured bond.

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