Two Arrested On Charges For Drugs And Neglection Of A Child

Florence County deputies have arrested a man and woman for charges of drugs and child neglect.

24-year-old, Saleek McClease, and 21-year-old, Haley Bellamy, were detained after the search of a home in the 500 block of S. Franklin Drive.

Officials revealed unspecified amounts of marijuana as well as cocaine. The neglect charges are in place for the discovery of drugs “in close proximity to children living there.”

McClease was charged with the distribution of controlled substances, possession with intent to sell cocaine, possession with intent to distribute marijuana, and three counts of neglect and conspiracy. He was released from jail on a $50 thousand bond.

Bellamy was charged with the distribution of controlled substances, possession with intent to sell cocaine, possession with intent to distribute marijuana, as well as three counts of unlawful conduct toward a child. She was released from jail on a bond of $20 thousand. and additional charges are possible.