Crisp Co. Sheriff makes drug, gun arrest

Crisp Co. Sheriff makes drug, gun arrest

CORDELE, GA (WALB) - On Saturday, authorities got a tip about drug activity at a local hotel, and made a traffic stop of the man they were watching.

Officials arrested 34 year old George Alvin Black after they found possession of marijuana, methamphetamine and various prescription narcotics as well as a .25 caliber Jimenez handgun.

Black was charged with possession of a schedule I or II controlled substance, possession of a schedule III, IV or V controlled substance, and possession of a firearm during commission of a crime.

The street value of the drugs seized was approximately $3,000.

Investigators said Black was actively on State Probation. He is being held in the Crisp County Detention Center.

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