Tommy Michael Thornton, 35 of Adairsville, was arrested in Rome after reports said he was found in possession of a large amount of methamphetamine, packaging materials, digital scales and US currency.

Reports added that Thornton previously had communication with Jamar Shantay Finley (who was previously arrested, story below) for the purpose of trafficking methamphetamine.

Thornton is charged with possession of meth, possession of meth with intent to distribute, trafficking meth, use of a communication facility in the commission of a rime and conspiracy to violate Georgia controlled substance act.