A Russell County man has been arrested on a Grand Jury Indictment that accuses him of drug trafficking.
Acting on information received, Deputy Nathan Ginn obtained a search warrant Monday night for a residence about 3 miles south of Jamestown. The search was conducted around 8:45 p.m. and resulted in 29 year old Thomas Fortenberry being found hiding in the attic of the house.
Fortenberry was lodged in the Russell County Detention Center on charges of Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree (methamphetamine) and Hindering Prosecution or Apprehension.
Deputy Ginn was assisted by Deputy Lucas Justice and Det. Joey Hoover.