Ten arrested in Rockmart drug bust
Ten people face criminal charges after a drug raid in Rockmart last Thursday ended with police seizing methamphetamine.
According to a press release, agents from the Polk County Drug Task Force raided a residence at 410 Vinson Mountain Road in Rockmart on May 9 after a lengthy investigation.
The release said “a quantity of methamphetamine” was recovered.
Those arrested include April Clayton, of 816 Forest Ave., Rockmart; Michelle Drummond, 508 Goodyear St., Rockmart; Alissa Garrett, of 91 Formby Trail, Aragon; Robert Hayes, of 816 4th Ave., Rockmart; Stephanie Johnson, of an unknown address; Rhonda Mayfield of an unknown address; Rachel Padgett, of 816 Forest Ave., Rockmart; Stephen Pence, of 85 Formby Trail, Rockmart; James Pennington, of 367 Atlanta Highway, Rockmart; and Amanda Sinard, of 463 Dallas Highway, Cartersville.
Those arrested were charged with a variety of drug charges including methamphetamine possession, criminal attempt to purchase methamphetamine, conspiracy to purchase methamphetamine and party to a crime, according to the press release.
The Polk County Drug Task Force encourages anyone with drug-related information to please contact the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 678-901-4630. All information is confidential.