Etowah County Man Charged with Drug Trafficking
Westphaleon Thomas is charged with trafficking methamphetamine after the Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit received information that Thomas was in route with a large amount of methamphetamine.
Once agents approached Thomas and identified themselves, Thomas took off on foot. Once agents caught Thomas they recovered 56 grams of methamphetamine. The investigation is still ongoing and Thomas could face additional state and federal charges related to the drugs seized.