On September 25, 2013, Investigators with the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office Drug Unit arrested Scott Wade Harrison, age 50, of 1218 North Bonner Street in Washington. Harrison's arrest stemmed from Investigators conducting controlled purchases of Oxycodone, Fentanyl patches and Suboxone. These Investigations are part of an ongoing effort by the Sheriff's Office Drug Unit and Diversion Investigator Greg Rowe to combat the distribution of prescription pain medication in Beaufort County.
Scott Harrison was arrested and charged with two counts of Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Schedule II Controlled Substance, Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Schedule III Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Harrison was confined in the Beaufort County Detention Center under an $8,000 secured bond.
Lt. Josh Shiflett
Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Drug Unit