Two Charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance
A stop of a car for an equipment violation by the Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit nets methamphetamine from two people. Barkson Moore and Joseph Johnson both of Gadsden, have been charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance. Attalla Police Officers stopped their vehicle on Cleveland Avenue in Etowah County. Further investigation resulted in the seizure of the drugs found inside the vehicle. Moore and Johnson were arrested and transported to the Etowah County Detention Center. Their bonds were set at $1500 each.