Police arrest Cedartown man for drug possession

Jonathan Deffal Davis

A Cedartown Police officer arrests a Cedartown man on drug possession charges. Reports indicate that 20 year old Jonathan Deffal Davis of an East Ellawood Avenue address was walking down Davenport Street when a police officer drove up and detected the smell of marijuana. When the officer began to question him, he attempted to flee the scene. The patrolling officer then caught the suspect and found a bag of suspected marijuana. Once at the Cedartown Police Department, the officer conducted a search of Davis and found a small baggie of suspected crack cocaine on his person. Davis faces one count of felony possession of cocaine, one count of misdemeanor possession of marijuana and one count of misdemeanor obstruction of an officer.