Late Night Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest
According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at approximately 11:25 p.m. a report was received concerning a vehicle with no headlights in the Spring Garden area. Deputies located and stopped the vehicle after a short pursuit. The driver, Tracy Brent Shell, 43, and passenger, Julia Mae Burns, 41, were taken into custody for possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting arrest, and attempting to elude police officers. The pair was transported to the Cherokee county Detention Center where they are currently awaiting a bond hearing.