On 5-10-2019, Investigators with the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Drug Unit arrested Lori Murphy, 50 years of age of 717 Dan Taylor Road in Washington. Murphy was charged with Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Murphy’s arrested stemmed from Investigators making purchases of Methamphetamine from Murphy. Investigators learned that Murphy was getting Methamphetamine shipped to her through the mail. Investigators conducted surveillance and arrested Murphy after a postal package was delivered to Murphy. The postal package contained a bag of Gummies Life Savers that contained 2 plastic bags of Methamphetamine. The bag of Gummies Life Savers had been opened and resealed.
Murphy was confined in the Beaufort County Detention under a $13,000.00 secured bond.