Drug investigation leads to three arrested in Cadiz
CADIZ, Ky - A joint investigation led to the arrest of three people in connection with drug charges.
Kentucky State Police received information of a shipment of methamphetamine making its way to Cadiz from Georgia, and an exchange was going to take place in a Cadiz business parking lot.
Police stopped a vehicle along US 68 near Roger Thomas Road around 11 p.m. Tuesday night.
A search of the vehicle revealed a small amount of marijuana.
Authorities then searched Christian C. Gonzalez, 27 of Marietta, Georgia and found three ounces of methamphetamine, individually wrapped on his person in his pants.
The street value of the methamphetamine is about $5,500.
Gonzalez was arrested and charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance in the 1st Degree, 1st Meth offense more than two grams.
Jamelle L. Morris, 26 of Marietta, Georgia was charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense (Meth) more than two grams.
Heather D. Sherwood, 20 of Kennesaw, Georgia was charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense (Meth) more than two grams; Possession of Marijuana; and Tampering with Physical Evidence.
All three suspects are lodged in the Christian County Jail.
This was a joint investigation between the Kentucky State Police and Cadiz Police Department. The Murray Police Department and the Marshall County Sheriff's Office also assisted in the investigation.