Alabama Resident Facing Drug Charges in NW Georgia

An Alabama man is facing drug charges in northwest Georgia, after allegedly refusing to cooperate with medical professionals at Redmond Regional Medical Center.  James Ronald Haggard III, age 34 of Elmore – was arrested at Redmond in Rome after the refusal, which led to him being restrained.

Officers stated that he was found with a baggie of suspected methamphetamine.

Haggard has been charged with Possession of Methamphetamine and Obstruction of Emergency Medical Professionals.