Midnight traffic stop in Alto results in two arrests
On May 28, 2020, shortly after midnight, The Habersham Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop at Railroad Avenue and Bennet Street Alto, GA, that led to Possession of Methamphetamine with intent to Distribute charges on two individuals.
The Habersham Sheriff’s Office requested the Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office to assist with the narcotics investigation.
The following arrests were made:
Cody Ray Bennett- 28 years old (Possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, Possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, Driving while license suspended). Jonathan Tyler Norton- 22 years old (Possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, Possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime).
All of the arrestees were booked in the Habersham County Jail. This is still an active investigation.
ARDEO encourages citizens to report any suspicious drug activity via Facebook IM or at 706-348-7410 or contact your local
Sheriff’s Office or Police Department.