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More Than 10 Pounds Of Marijuana Found


A Lyerly couple was arrested for possessing and growing more than 10 pounds of marijuana, according to Chattooga County Sheriff’s reports.

Kimberly and David Wayne Nichols, of 290 Brooks Road, were arrested just before 3 p.m. by drug agents working for the sheriff’s office.

Drug agents during the raid the couple’s residence found evidence that they were packaging the marijuana for resale and had electronic scales.

Deputies also found several growing marijuana plants outside the residence.

Both were charged with trafficking marijuana, possession of marijuana, manufacturing marijuana and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. Mr. Nichols was also arrested for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon because he is on active probation with the state of Georgia, according to reports.

3 Comments

  1. erik mann on July 24, 2019 at 10:29 pm

    what do they want, a pat on the back and a big bowl of ice cream?
    they act like they just took down pablo escobar
    its a plant and a product thats legal in one way or another in half the country.
    they have done nothing that deserves praise
    solve real crimes. quit having your dork deputies like Robinson appearing in pictures of a bunch of plants with their tactical vests and big goofy smiles like they are conquering heroes making the world a better place by really fighting evil

  2. Andy Abernathy on July 25, 2019 at 4:57 pm

    It doesn’t matter a drug is a drug. I’ve seen a lot of good people die because of the junk smoke. If they was in a country like Asia they would get the death penalty. That’s what I t

  3. Andy Abernathy on July 26, 2019 at 4:43 pm

    That’s what this country needs. Strickter laws on drugs

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