Valdosta man faces several drug charges - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

Valdosta man faces several drug charges

Posted: Updated:
(Source: Lowndes County Sheriff) (Source: Lowndes County Sheriff)
  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Bank robbery suspect denied bond

    Bank robbery suspect denied bond

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:39:51 GMT
    A suspected bank robber remains in the Coffee County Jail on a probation violation warrant as the FBI and Douglas Police continue to work on charges.   We know investigators confiscated a shotgun whenMore >>
    A suspected bank robber remains in the Coffee County Jail, after he was officially charged with bank robbery, and denied bond in court.
    More >>
  • APD renews public outreach with 'java'

    APD renews public outreach with 'java'

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:34 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:34:56 GMT
    Friday morning, APD officers provided an opportunity to get to know your neighborhood law enforcers as folks got their daily cup of 'Joe,' under the Golden Arches. The Albany Police Department joinedMore >>
    Friday morning, APD officers provided an opportunity to get to know your neighborhood law enforcers as folks got their daily cup of 'Joe,' under the Golden Arches.More >>
  • Ledo Road wreck victim identified

    Ledo Road wreck victim identified

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:23 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:23:30 GMT
    A collision on Ledo Road, near hasMore >>
    A collision on Ledo Road has killed 69-year-old Pamela Johnson, near Chili's and Walmart. It happened around 1:00 Thursday afternoon. Officials said three vehicles were involved in the crash.More >>
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -

Ronnie Leggett, 34, was arrested and put in the Lowndes County Jail Tuesday after drug task force agents found a supply of cocaine and ecstasy in his house. They also found scales, guns, gel caps, and packaging materials.

Here is a news release from Lowndes Co. Sheriff Chris Prine-

On Tuesday afternoon, July 2, 2013 around 3:30 investigators from the Special Operations Division of the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office and Probation Officers from the Georgia Department of Corrections, Valdosta Probation Office conducted a search of the residence of Ronnie Leggett at 411 Northside Drive, Valdosta.

During the search investigators located approximately 8 grams of cocaine, 21 grams of MDMA, widely known as ecstasy, two handguns, digital scales, hundreds of empty gel caps and packaging materials.

Ronnie Leggett was arrested and transported to the Lowndes County Jail. He will appear this afternoon for an arraignment hearing where a bond will be considered.

ID data: Leggett, Ronnie Jr. 34 years old Northside Drive, Valdosta

Charges:
Possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute
Possession of MDMA with the intent to distribute
Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon
Possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime
Possession of tools for the commission of a crime

 

Copyright 2013 WALB.  All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow