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Thomas Co. deputy arrested for tipping off drug suspects

(SOURCE: Thomas County Jail) (SOURCE: Thomas County Jail)
THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

A Thomas County Sheriff's Deputy made a first court appearance Monday afternoon on charges he tipped off a drug suspect.

Ronald Haggins, Jr. was arrested Friday and fired.

He is charged with violation of oath of office and obstruction of an officer, both felonies. 

He remains in jail.

He worked for the  Thomas County Sheriff's office for seven years.  

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