Three people were arrested on drug charges in Cherokee County Monday.
Ralph Edward Smith, age 63 and Shelly Kathryne Lance, age 43 – both of Centre – were each charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance, and with Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Both Smith and Lance were booked into the Cherokee County Detention Center just prior to 4:00 Monday afternoon.
And Crystal Dawn Maton, age 35 of Summerville, Georgia, was charged with two counts of Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance, with Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree, Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Negotiating Worthless Negotiable Instruments.
Maton was booked into jail just before 2:00am.
All three individuals remain in the detention center awaiting setting of bond.