Two Arrested in Narcotics and Weapons Investigation

By August 13, 2019 Press Releases

Officers assigned to the Columbia Police Department’s (CPD) Organized Crime and Narcotics (OCN) Unit have arrested a couple accused of trafficking narcotics and illegally possessing weapons.

Today, officers assigned to the CPD Fugitive Team and United States Marshal’s Service Task Force located  Antoine Caughman (DOB: 11-23-1986) and Wykita McKenzie (DOB: 6-9-1989) at a Crane Creek Church Road home.

Caughman is charged with 11 Counts of Possession of a Firearm by Person Convicted of a Violent Felony, Trafficking Cocaine, Possession of MDMA and Simple Possession of Marijuana.

Wykita McKenzie is charged with 11 Counts of Possession of a Weapon during a Violent Crime, Trafficking Cocaine, Possession of MDMA and Simple Possession of Marijuana.

Evidence seized from a Woodridge Drive home

During the execution of a search warrant at Woodridge Drive home on July 18, 2019, officers seized 11 firearms, three of which were reported as stolen.

Officers also confiscated more than $7,000, more than 700 grams of cocaine, ecstasy pills, and marijuana.

All persons arrested/charged are presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty in a court of law.