Charged with Trafficking
A Cherokee County man is facing numerous drug charges. George O’Leary was arrested Thursday in the Bay Springs Community and charged with trafficking a large amount of methamphetamine and other drugs. Investigators from the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office and District Attorney’s Office who apprehended O’Leary said he also had a large amount of cash and other items normally used in the selling of illegal drugs. He is charged with trafficking amphetamines, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, first degree unlawful possession of marijuana, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, and attempting to elude. O’Leary is expected to be extradited to face additional charges in Etowah County.