Two People Busted for Drugs
An investigation into possible drug activity in DeKalb County… leads detectives to items that were stolen from another county. Deputies arrested Rickey Dowdy and William Hyfield at a home in the Mount Vernon Community. Dowdy is charged with drug trafficking, drug possession and receiving stolen property. He also has a warrant from Etowah County. Hyfield is charged with possession of controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. Detectives say while searching the property on DeKalb County Road 101, they found a car, motorcycle, 4-wheeler, and lawnmower all have been reported stolen from Etowah County.