LUMPKIN, GA (WTVM) - On Tuesday May 19, the Chattahoochee County Sheriff's Office's drug unit conducted a concentrated patrol along the major highways in Chattahoochee County.
Deputies observed a vehicle commit a traffic violation and conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle.
During the investigation of the traffic stop deputies located a large quantity of crack cocaine and a small quantity of marijuana, which deputies believe that the drugs were en route to be delivered in Lumpkin, Ga.
The driver Shaunea Powell and passenger Lee Owens, both of Lumpkin, Ga., were arrested and charged with possession of crack cocaine with intent to distribute.
The Chattahoochee County Sheriff's Office's drug unit invites anyone with information about illegal narcotics in or around Chattahoochee County to contact the sheriff's office at 706-989-2004