Five arrested in Monroe County for Methamphetamines, marijuana

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FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) — Five people were arrested in connection to drug related crimes in Monroe County on Friday, April 15th.

According to a social media post from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, the Narcotics Division executed a search warrant at 123 Towaliga Road after several reports from concerned citizens. During the search, Deputies found methamphetamine, marijuana, a small indoor marijuana grow, as well as several drug related objects including digital scales and packaging and smoking devices.

The suspects and their charges are as follows:

Lee Wasden (Monroe County) :

  • Manufacturing Marijuana
  • Possession of Marijuana more than One Ounce
  • Possession of methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute
  • Possession of a Schedule 4 Controlled Substance
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of Drug Related Objects
  • ​ Pills not in Original Container
Brandy Ford (Monroe County) :
  • Manufacturing Marijuana
  • Possession of Marijuana more than One Ounce
  • Possession of methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute
  • Possession of a Schedule 4 Controlled Substance
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of Drug Related Objects
  • ​ Pills not in Original Container
Brandon Baxter (Monroe County):
  •  Possession of Methamphetamine
Vivian Fargason (Monroe County):
  •  Possession of Methamphetamine
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