Rome Floyd Metro Task Force makes several arrests and large drug bust over the past weeks
On Thursday November 14th RFMTF, assisted by Rome/Floyd SWAT, RFMTF K9 Ash and handler PFC Glover, and FCPD K9 Lex and Handler Sgt Hovers executed a search warrant at 108B Hillside which resulted in a recovery of nearly 19lbs of marijuana, 65g of cocaine and two firearms. Darryl Alexis Gibbons Jr was arrested and charged with Trafficking Cocaine, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute, Trafficking Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Felony, and Possession of Drug Related Objects.
On Friday November 15th FCPD K9 Lex and Sgt Hovers, assisted by RFTMF K9 Ash and PFC Glover, and RFTMF seized approximately 3lbs of marijuana and 91% THC oil during a traffic stop at Billy Pyle Rd Dr and Kenwood Dr. Randy F McClarity and Deonquavious Deshawn Williams were arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute, Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance, and Abandonment of Drugs. McClarity was additionally charged with Fleeing and Attempting to Elude, Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign, and Failure to Maintain Lane.
On Wednesday 20th RFMTF assisted Northeast Alabama Drug Enforcement Task Force at the conclusion of an investigation. FCPD K9 Lex and Sgt Hovers, assisted by K9 Ash and PFC Glover, and RFMTF, initiated a traffic stop on Hwy 20W near Woods Road. During the stop, approximately 3lbs of methamphetamine were recovered from the vehicle. Cindy Marie Sharpe was arrested and charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Distribute, and Failure to Maintain Lane. RFMTF posted on Facebook "We would like to thank Rome/Floyd SWAT, Rome Police Dept, Floyd County Police Dept and Floyd County Sheriff's Office for their continued assistance and support." "RFMTF also would like to thank the concerned citizens who provide information and tips that are helping us locate and identify these offenders. Complaints received by this office are anonymous and remain that way even if you decide to speak directly to an investigator, which also helps us obtain additional information and follow-up with you."