Keith Allen Alexander, Jr.

Keith Allen Alexander, Jr. (Oconee County Sheriff's Office / August 23, 2021)

OCONEE COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina)- Deputies say they charged a man with trafficking methamphetamine after he was arrested during a traffic stop Sunday, according to the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.

The Sheriff's Office identified the man as 20-year-old Keith Allen Alexander, Jr. Alexander is now at at the Oconee County Detention Center on a $25,000 surety bond, deputies confirmed. 

According to the Sheriff's Office, Alexander's vehicle was stopped after deputies noticed he was driving along Burt Hill Rd. without a license plate. 

During the traffic stop, deputies say they noticed the handle of a weapon in Alexander's pocket. Upon further investigation, the Office says that Alexander had methamphetamine. 

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