Speeding ticket leads to drug bust in Walker County

WALKER COUNTY, Ga. (WDEF) – Stopping a speeder on Georgia Highway 2 near McFarland Road led to the discovery of two pounds of methamphetamine ICE and $14,000 in cash.

That’s according to Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson.

Walker County Sheriff’s Deputy Zach Simpson stopped 54-year-old Ronnie Lynn Moore of Ringgold for speeding.

A search of the vehicle led to the discovery of $100,000 worth of ice methamphetamine.

Moore’s passenger, his wife, 54-year-old Trina Denise Moore, was also arrested.

Both suspects have been charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Marijuana.

Categories: Catoosa County, Crime, Local News, Walker County

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