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Four suspects arrested after drug bust in Young Harris

By Natalie Sadler Anchor/Reporter
Posted 6:38PM on Thursday 4th August 2022 ( 1 week ago )
Two people were arrested and two arrest warrants were issued following a drug bust on Aug. 2 in Towns County.
 
Officers with the Towns County Sheriff’s Office raided Mountain County Inn on Ga. 66 in Young Harris after citizens complained of drug activity.
 
Authorities conducted a two-week-long investigation which ended with the arrests of Jordan Tyler Patterson, 20, of Blairsville and Adam Louis Milton Hataway, 20, of Blue Ridge. They are charged with possession of methamphetamine and other drug related objects. 
 
More narcotics charges could follow once other substances are tested.
 
Authorities also issued arrest warrants for Candie Sue Merritt, 48, of Young Harris and Christina Sueann Canterbury, 48, who is homeless. Both suspects are accused of selling methamphetamine.
 
All four suspects have been booked into the Towns County Jail.
 
Towns County Sheriff Ken Henderson thanked citizens for their help with this case.
 
“The citizens and community working together can make a difference and are key to keeping our community safe,” he said.
Authorities arrested two people and issued two arrest warrants at the Mountain County Inn in Young Harris.
48-year-old Christina Sueann Canterbury, who is homeless, received an arrest warrant for selling methamphetamine.
Jordan Tyler Patterson, 20, of Blairsville was arrested for the possession of methamphetamine and other drug-related objects.
Adam Louis Milton Hataway, 20, of Blue Ridge was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine and other drug-related objects.
Candie Sue Merrit, 48, of Young Harris received an arrest warrant for selling methamphetamine.

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