A Gadsden man has been arrested in the connection with trafficking in drugs. Rahiem Davis of Gadsden has been charged with Trafficking in Heroin, Possession of Marijuana, and Carrying a Concealed Pistol Without a Permit.   The arrest stemmed from the investigation into heroin distribution networks in Gadsden and the Etowah County area.

 

          On January 12, 2016, Agents made a traffic stop on Forrest Ave. in Gadsden based on a moving traffic violation. During the stop, Agents seized approximately 37 grams of heroin along with one handgun and $6930 in cash.

 

          The seizure of these items will impact the availability of heroin in Gadsden and Etowah County.

 

          Agents with the Etowah County Drug Task Force , Gadsden Police Department, and the North Alabama Safe Streets Task Force participated in the arrest.

 

          If you have any questions, please contact Interim Commander Randall Johnson or Sgt. Phil Sims at 256-549-5465.