Chattooga County Resident Arrested in Rome, Charged With Felonies

A Chattooga County, Georgia man faces multiple felony drug charges following a traffic stop in West Rome.

According to Floyd County Jail reports Lonnie Allen Hayes, 33, of Summerville, was stopped at the intersection of Burnett Ferry Road and Heatherwood Drive for violating window tint restrictions.  A subsequent search of the vehicle reportedly revealed both crack cocaine and marijuana packaged for resale.

Hayes was also in possession of several different packaging materials and a digital scale.

Hayes is charged with felony counts of possession of cocaine and marijuana with the intent to distribute, felony possession of cocaine and with misdemeanor counts for possession of marijuana, possession of drug related objects and the window tint violation.