At about 3am this morning, SAPD responded to a single vehicle crash on Highland Drive in the area of Elm Street. Officers arriving in the area found a man walking away from the crash. Lt. P. C. Smith stopped and talked to the man to see if he was the driver. He admitted to being the driver. Lt. Smith immediately noticed he as carrying two mason jars and a beer. In the mason jars was a green leafy substance that had the appearance of marijuana. This substance was later field tested positive for marijuana. The amount was about 2.4 pounds of marijuana (including the weight of the jars).
The driver was arrested and charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver the marijuana. His name is Kareem D. Robinson (33 yoa from Charleston). He was taken in to custody without further incident and lodged in the South Central Regional Jail pending arraignment. According to the Regional Jail website, he is on a $15,000 bond and is still in jail at this time.
Ptl. P. A. Bass is the investigating officer.