Jeffery Daniel McWhorter, 30 of Rome, was arrested on Sunday after police allegedly found heroin on him. Reports said that officers noticed two parked vehicles behind Styles Thairpy hair salon just before 4 am Sunday. When asked what they were doing one of the suspects said that he was dropping off a friend and that he knew someone who worked at the business. While speaking with McWhorter, the officer said that he noticed an open container of alcohol and bullet shells in the truck’s cup holder.
As a result the officer the officer ran a check on McWhorter and noticed that there were numerous warrants for his arrest.
A search of the truck allegedly uncovered a scale with crystalized residue. Officers said that they also found four syringes and a spoon with what looked to be heroin on it.
McWhorter is charged with possession of drug related objects, giving a false name, birth date address to a law enforcement officer, forgery, and habitual violator.