Drug Charges from Sunday

A Hickory Tavern man was served yesterday with drug possession charges from an alleged offense Sunday evening. 33-year-old Phillip Christopher Griffeth of 1270 Neely Ferry Road was charged with Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute. Deputy Timothy Byrd states that investigation of Sgt. Nick Moye indicates that on August 24th one Phillip Christopher Griffeth possessed marijuana with intent to distribute this schedule I narcotic drug. During arraignment yesterday a cash or surety bond was set at $15,000. Phillip Griffeth remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning.