Illegal drugs worth $42,000 were seized in a drug raid Friday afternoon at a house in North Hall.
Officers with the Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad, working with the Hall County Sheriff's Office, arrested two people in connection with the investigation: Amber Sue Hancock, 26, of Gainesville, and Bradley Allan Jones, 30, of Gainesville.
According to a news release from the drug squad "The suspects were arrested during the execution of a search warrant at Ms. Hancock’s residence in the 4000 block of Mt. Vernon Road where they were found in possession of slightly less than 1 pound (15+ ounces) of methamphetamine packaged in 8 bags, approximately ½ ounce of marijuana in one bag, digital scales, packaging materials, and drug paraphernalia (methamphetamine smoking devices). This residence is located within 1,000 feet of a school."
The suspects were booked into the Hall County Jail for Trafficking Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine with the Intent to Distribute, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a School.