Search leads to arrest, discovery of drugs and stolen vehicles in Monroe County

FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputes make an arrest in connection to reports of stolen vehicles and drugs at a home on Shady Dale Drive.

According to a news release, deputies arrested Lonnie Hicks after executing a warrant on the home Sunday afternoon.

Investigators reported finding two stolen vehicles. They also collected approximately 329 grams of Methamphetamine, 206 grams of Xanax and approximately $7,700 in cash.

Hicks is charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine, Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute, Theft by Receiving Stolen Property (x2), and Possession of Drug Related Objects.

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