Stephen Michael Stack, age 32, of Indian Land, was arrested and charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine More than 10 Grams Wednesday, August 17, 2016. At approximately 1:00 p. m. deputies of the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call at Walmart in Indian Land that a man was unresponsive behind the wheel of a car parked in the parking lot. The first deputy on the scene found Stack as described and noticed a syringe in the cup holder beside him. Stack was asked out of the car, and the car was searched. Deputies found a “hide a key” box in the seat where Stack had been which contained two clear bags with a crystal substance in them which appeared to be methamphetamine. The substance tested pre sumptively positive for methamphetamine and weighed approximately 13 grams. The syringe was also seized. Stack was taken into custody and transported to the Lancaster County Detention Center, where an arrest warrant was served upon him. He was also charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
This was Stack’s second arrest in about two weeks for drug offenses. Deputies responded to the Quick Trip store at 9565 Charlotte Highway in Indian Land Tuesday, August 2, 2016, at approximately 1:30 p. m. in response to a man passed out in the driver’s seat of a car. They found Stack in the car and saw one plastic bag with a white powdery substance and a crystal rock in it, another plastic bag with what appeared to be marijuana in it, and a lighter in a pocket of the driver’s door. Stack was arrested, and a clear glass pipe and $842.00 in cash were found on his person. The suspected drugs, the lighter, the pipe, and the cash we reseized. The powder substance tested presumptively positive for methamphetamine. Stack was charged with Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana 2d Offense, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. A photograph of Stack is attached.
Anyone with information about this or any other case should call the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office at 803-283-3388 or Crimestoppers at 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372) or email www.sccrimestoppers.com.