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JOHNNY MIDDLETON: WCSC LIVE 5 IN SOUTH CAROLINA REPORTS TRIO, INCLUDING EX-DEPUTY ARRESTED IN COCAINE DISTRIBUTION CONSPIRACY

JOHNNY MIDDLETON: WCSC LIVE 5 IN SOUTH CAROLINA REPORTS TRIO, INCLUDING EX-DEPUTY ARRESTED IN COCAINE DISTRIBUTION CONSPIRACY — 3/31/2014

A former Berkeley County deputy who went to prison for selling cocaine to an undercover informant was arrested again in the same manner along with two others, Homeland Security agents say.

Court papers state 58 year old Danny Dye, 39 year old Keith Scott, and 39 year old Johnny Middleton were arrested at a Charlotte shopping center Wednesday, March 26. Agents say that after his arrest, Dye agreed to cooperate with investigators and told them Scott gave him between $54,000 and $55,000 to use to buy cocaine from an undercover agent.

Dye met with an undercover officer from the Department of Homeland Security six times to discuss Dye wanting to buy cocaine, according to the criminal complaint. Dye offered to launder the money or make it look like the cash was being used for legitimate purposes, the complaint states.

The documents also state Dye told the undercover officer at one point he was “on the right side,” which the officer took to mean that Dye was saying he was once a law enforcement officer. The papers state Dye also said he was taking a risk and looking at “life” if he was arrested.

A court affidavit states Dye met with the undercover officer six times in February and March in various locations, and one of those meetings happened in North Charleston.

Dye was a Berkeley County deputy in charge of the Narcotics squad in 1989 when he sold cocaine to an undercover informant, records show. Dye lost his job and was sentenced to 27 months in prison.

The following Official Record of JOHNNY MIDDLETON is being redistributed by Mugshots.com and is protected by constitutional, publishing, and other legal rights. This Official Record was collected on 4/01/2014.

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