$185,000 seized in North Charleston drug bust

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- North Charleston police officers recovered nearly $185,000 in drug money during a bust on Blue House Road early Friday morning.

According to police, officers responded to the home after receiving complaints of illegal drug activity. The officers executed a search warrant and found marijuana.

Police arrested 31-year-old Karl D. Hugee and charged him with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana.

During a search of Hugee's home, police seized an unnamed amount of marijuana, two firearms, and nearly $185,000 in cash.

Hugee is being held in the Charleston County Detention Center.