In the Cherokee County arrest files for the past 24 hours:
Ryan Nicole Padgett age 31 of Leesburg – charged with Trafficking Illegal Drugs, Possession with Intent to Distribute, with the Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree, Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Promoting Prison Contraband;
Aaron Jabe Whorton 40 of Centre – Drug Trafficking, Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree and the Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia;
William Marshall Maxwell, 32 of Cedar Bluff, Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance and Theft of Property 4th Degree;
Joshua Paul Steele, age 29 from Centre, Grand Jury Indictment/Theft of Property 1st Degree and two counts of the Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card;
Gena Nicole Dumas, age 23 of Piedmont – Court Order;
Willie James Gidley, age 40 of Gadsden – Probation Violation and Failure to Appear on prior charges of Burglary 3rd Degree and a Probation Revocation.
These arrests were based on Probable Cause. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Currently there are 126 inmates housed in the Cherokee County Detention Center.