April 17, 2008
Aiken County deputies have arrested seven people and found marijuana and cocaine at a home.
The raid happened at 309 Shady Lane, NW in Aiken.
Officers say the woman who lives there allowed other people to use and sell from her home in exchange for drugs.
After numerous complaints, investigators visited the home and were allowed to search it.
Marilyn Johnson, 59, of 309 Shady Lane NW, is charged with posessing cocaine. So is Samuel Hickman, 27, of 1024 Sunday Avenue in Aiken.
Louis Morgan, 28, of 856 Alfred Street in Aiken, is charged with possession of cocaine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Anthony Baker, 38, of 116 Sumter Street in Aiken, is charged with possessing drug paraphernalia. So are Leon Aspinwall, 44, of 19 Erskine Lane in Aiken and Vanessa Sibley, 31, of 220 Cemetery Road in Warrenville.
Linden Ford, 46, who gave no address, is charged with possessing drug paraphernalia and marijuana.
All seven are at the county jail.