Search Warrant Leads to Arrest and Trafficking Amounts of Methamphetamine
On Friday, January 8, 2021, an Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Agent received information pertaining to illegal narcotics being sold at a residence in Nicholson, Jackson County, Georgia. The agent had received citizen complaints in the past about the residence.
A search warrant was executed at 29 J S Williamson Ct, Nicholson, Georgia by the Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office. Located at the address was Cachet Nicole Roberts, 31 years old. She was found in possession of approximately 3 and ½ ounces of methamphetamine and 3 grams of heroin. The methamphetamine has a street value of $1,200.00 and the heroin has a street value of $375.00. Roberts was arrested and taken to the Jackson County jail without incident. Roberts was charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine and Possession of Heroin.
The investigation is still active and ongoing.
ARDEO encourages citizens to report any suspicious drug activity via Facebook IM (@AppalachianRDEO) or at 706-348-7410 or contact your local Sheriff’s Office or Police Department.
The Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office is a multi-agency unit that consists of the following Sheriff’s Offices: White County, Lumpkin County, Towns County, Banks County, Jackson County, Habersham County, Stephens County, Rabun County and Franklin County, Gilmer County, Fannin County, along with the Cleveland Police Department, Lavonia Police Department, the Toccoa Police Department, the Georgia National Guard Counter Drug Task Force, the Department of Public Safety, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.