Dinkins arrested for trafficking meth

FAIRFIELD COUNTY – According to a report from the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Department, William “Will” C. Dinkins, 33, was arrested by the following a drug search warrant conducted at a residence on Wood Duck Road in the Centerville area of Fairfield County on Wednesday, May 29.


The search warrant yielded over 10 grams of methamphetamine along with a quantity of Clonazepam pills, which is a schedule IV narcotic. A handgun was also seized at the scene, according to the report.

Dinkins was charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine, Possession of Controlled Substance, and Possession of a Weapon During a Violent Crime. He was transported to the Fairfield County Detention Center where he was awaiting a bond hearing.  

“Drugs and drug abuse lead to so many other crimes such as thefts and assaults,” said Fairfield County Sheriff Will Montgomery. “These types of investigations are so vital to reducing those types of crimes as well.”

The Fairfield County Sheriff’s office encourages the community to contact the Narcotics Unit at 803-635-6245 with any information regarding illegal narcotic sales in Fairfield County. Tips may remain anonymous.

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