Convicted felon arrested on multiple drug and weapons charges

Published 8:04 pm Monday, July 1, 2024

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On June 27, deputies with the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office arrested 50-year-old Torrance Felicino Smith, of Washington, on multiple drug and weapons charges.  This arrest stemmed from deputies executing a search warrant on Smith’s residence.  A thorough search was conducted of the property and deputies located 111 grams of cocaine, 80 grams of marijuana and two firearms.

Smith was arrested and held in the Beaufort County Detention Center under a $100,000 secured bond under the following charges:
– Trafficking in Cocaine by Possession
– Possession of a Firearm by Convicted Felon
– Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Marijuana
– Two counts of Felony Maintaining a Vehicle/Dwelling to Keep Controlled
– Two counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Beaufort County Sheriff Scott Hammonds encourages anyone with information regarding suspected drug sale/use or any other crime to contact the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office at (252) 946-7111.  You can also submit tips anonymously by contacting Beaufort County Crime Stoppers at (252) 974-6400 or submit confidential tips online at  Crime Stoppers only wants your information, not your name.