Cherokee County traffic stop ends in meth bust
POSTED: Monday, January 23, 2012 - 2:31pm
UPDATED: Monday, January 23, 2012 - 2:32pm
CHEROKEE COUNTY —
On January 18, 2012 Kevin Wade Gray, 30 YOA, from Jacksonville was arrested on a traffic stop and found to be in possession of 2 grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, assorted packaging material and $1,370. Gray was transported to Cherokee County Jail and charged with Manufacture and Delivery of Controlled Substance.
Gray was arrainged by Judge Grimes on January 19, 2012 and bond was set at $20,000 for the 2nd degree felony.
Gray made bond late afternoon on January 20, 2012 and within an hour of making his bond and leaving Cherokee County Jail, Investigators received information that Gray had more narcotics at his residence located at 2209 King St in Jacksonville.
Investigators and Deputies went to the King Street address while a new search warrant for the residence was obtained. As they arrived at the location, Gray also arrived back at his residence. He was approached about the other narcotics, which he denied having, and left the residence on foot.
This time Investigators and Deputies located 26.8 grams of methamphetamine and less than 2 ounces of marijuana. The 2004 Ford pickup truck that Gray had been driving was also seized.
Charges are currently pending based on the narcotics found at the residence.
Information from Cherokee County Sheriff's Office