CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. – The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office remained busy over Thanksgiving week with approximately half a dozen plus meth-related arrests.
On Sunday, November 28, around 3:00 a.m., CCSO deputies located a suspicious vehicle on the shoulder of Highway 31, south of Cullman.
Joseph Thomas Burleson, 29, of Cullman, was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
He was arrested and charged for both offenses.
On Thanksgiving Day, Nicholas James Cole, 38, of Bremen, was stopped by CCSO deputies in the Colony area., whereupon they determined that he had a warrant for a traffic violation.
It was also discovered that he was in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Cole was arrested for the warrant and charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Deputies arrested Amanda Collier, 34, of Baileyton the same day. She was arrested for three Grand Jury indictments, including: possession with the intent to distribute, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
On Sunday, November 28, Caleb Craig Cofield, 36, of Cullman was stopped by Cullman County Deputies on Interstate-65 for a traffic violation.
He was then arrested for 17 outstanding warrants, including traffic violations and various drug offenses.
That same day, while performing close patrols in the West Point area, deputies located suspicious vehicles at a vacant parking lot.
Justin Theo Corum, 34, of Blountsville, was identified on scene. He was found to be in possession of drugs and paraphernalia and was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
CCSO deputies also stopped Tyler Jacob Guthery, 25, of Cullman, in the Good Hope area on Sunday for a traffic violation. He was arrested for a warrant for violation of a protection order and found to be in possession of drugs and paraphernalia.
He was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of an opium derivative and possession of marijuana in the second degree.
Cullman County Deputies located Danny Lee Ray Hudson, 42, of Hanceville, asleep in his vehicle just off the roadway in the Colony area.
It was determined that Hudson had a warrant for possession of methamphetamine, and was also found to be in possession of paraphernalia.
He was arrested for the warrant and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.
“I am very proud of how proactive our deputies continue to be as we work to keep drugs out of our county,” Sheriff Matt Gentry said. “Here at the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office, we will continue to do everything we can to keep the citizens of Cullman County safe.”