Three northwest Georgia residents were arrested on drug charges along U.S. Highway 411 in Centre by Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office Investigators on Tuesday.
According to Chief Investigator Josh Summerford, around lunch time Sheriff Jeff Shaver had noticed three individuals in the local Wendy’s restaurant acting is a very suspicious manner and upon further investigation it was learned that the three were in a truck reported stolen out of Carroll County, Georgia.
During the subsequent vehicle stop on 411 investigators took a firearm from the driver and located methamphetamine and marijuana inside the vehicle.
Steven Allen Freeman, age 39 and Jennifer Lynn Mullins, 33, both of Cedartown and 21 year old Rayshun Lamon Jones from Rome were charged with Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substance, Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree, and Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Freeman was additionally charged with First Degree Receiving Stolen Property, and being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm. He also faces charges in both Floyd and Carroll County on existing warrants.
All three were booked into the Cherokee County Detention Center at around 12:30 Tuesday afternoon – where they remain awaiting a bond hearing.