CCSO arrest roundup

Top row, left to right, are Rhyan Rnell Hall, Taylor Nicole Johns and Cody Wade Pate; bottom row, left to right, are Jeremy Dewayne Wilbanks, Michael Wade Box and Michael Joseph Gardner. (Cullman County Sheriff’s Office)

CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) made multiple arrests over the last several days, including:  

Saturday, Nov. 19 

Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the Dodge City area.  

Rhyan Rnell Hall, 28, of Hanceville, was located inside the vehicle.  

Hall was arrested on multiple warrants, including receiving stolen property (failure to appear), traffic violation (failure to appear), unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia (failure to appear) and child abuse (warrant).  


Deputies witnessed a female in the Good Hope area who appeared to be under the influence.  

The female got into a vehicle and left before deputies could make contact. A traffic stop was conducted on the vehicle.  

The female was identified as Taylor Nicole Johns, 24, of Cullman. 

It was determined that Johns was under the influence.  

She was arrested and transported to the Cullman County Detention Center. Once there, a search of her person allegedly yielded narcotics.   

Johns was charged with public intoxication, unlawful possession of dangerous drugs and promoting prison contraband.  


Deputies arrested Cody Wade Pate, 36, of Cullman, on multiple outstanding warrants, including receiving stolen property (probation revocation), illegal possession of a credit card (probation revocation), unlawful breaking and entering of a motor vehicle (probation revocation), public intoxication (failure to appear), and six counts of negotiating a worthless negotiable instrument (failure to appear).  


Deputies arrested Jeremy Dewayne Wilbanks, 37, of Hanceville, on failure to appear warrants for kidnapping and domestic menacing.  

These warrants stemmed from incidents that occurred in 2021. 

Sunday, Nov. 20 

Deputies arrested Michael Wade Box, 24, of Falkville, on a failure to appear warrant for unlawful possession of methamphetamine.  


Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the Dodge City area.  

Deputies identified Michael Joseph Gardner, 44, of Cullman, as the passenger inside the vehicle.  

A subsequent search of the vehicle allegedly yielded narcotics and paraphernalia. 

The items in question allegedly belonged to Gardner.  

He was charged with unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful possession of methamphetamine.