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Burglary Investigation Yields Another Arrest



Christopher Whitney

Cherokee County Sheriff's Investigators located and arrested a fourth suspect in connection to the January burglary of multiple storage units in Riverton. 

Detectives served a search warrant on Sable Drive in the southeastern corner of Cherokee County on Friday afternoon, where they apprehended 36-year-old Christopher Whitney.  Whitney was transported to the Cherokee County Jail after being charged with Burglary, Theft, Possession of Narcotics and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Several other search warrants have been served by Sheriff's Investigators in recent weeks, leading to the recovery of stolen property, seizure of cocaine and methamphetamine and numerous arrests.

Previously arrested and facing criminal action in Cherokee County District Court are 65 year-old Charles Miller III, 43-year old Robert Ferguson and 45-year-old Tammy Hamm.

All of the previously arrested suspects are also facing various burglary and drug related criminal charges.

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