2018-01-24 / Front Page

Reed facing drug, weapon charges

Joey Reed Joey Reed Acting on reports of illegal drug activities, Sheriff ’s investigators arrested Joey Reed, 38, of Hogan Ave. in Blakely.

Investigators approached Reed in the parking lot of a convenience store Friday, Jan. 19 and found Reed was in possession of marijuana, cocaine and a firearm.

A search warrant was then executed at his residence on Hogan Avenue. Additional quantities of marijuana and cocaine were found packaged for sale at the residence.

Reed was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and booked into the Early County Jail.

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