Beaufort News

2 charged with possession of crack cocaine at Beaufort traffic stop

Crack cocaine was discovered Wednesday during a traffic stop involving a St. Helena Island man and a Beaufort woman, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

Kevin Tiwann Alston, 30, and Josephine Shemecka Holmes, 32, were stopped at about 10:15 a.m. near Clydesdale Circle and Forrest Field Road in Beaufort. The two were charged with posession of crack cocaine.

Both have been released from the Beaufort County Detention Center; Alston posted bail and Holmes was released on her own recognizance.

Less than a gram of crack cocaine was seized.