Deputies say a mother, daughter and stepson have been charged in a scheme to sell prescription pain pills.
Pamela Shepherd was charged with trafficking in opium and possession with intent to sell and deliver a schedule II controlled substance, the woman's stepson, Tracy Whichard, was charged with two counts of possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana, two counts of possession with intent to sell and deliver schedule II controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, while her daughter Jessica Lopez was charged with trafficking in opium and possession with intent to sell and deliver schedule ii controlled substance.
The three, who live on Wares Chapel Church Road in Beaufort County, were arrested Thursday. Shepherd and Lopez were jailed on a $15,000 bond, while Whichard's bond was set at $25,000.
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