Four arrested on felony drug charges
by Chris Norwood
Dec 04, 2013 | 4993 views |  0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Four people have been arrested on felony drug charges in Talladega County in relation to three unrelated cases.

Brandon Keith Weathers, 31, and Roger Jones, 27, were both arrested in Childersburg for manufacture of a controlled substance in the first degree for operating a clandestine methamphetamine lab. Both men had their initial court appearances and had bonds set at $100,000 each, according to Jason Blankenship with the Talladega County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force.

In Sylacauga, Anthony Carter, 49, was arrested for unlawful possession of a controlled substance, specifically oxycodone. Bond in his case was set at $15,000.

In Talladega, Willie Dewayne James, 46, was arrested for unlawful distribution of a controlled substance, specifically crack cocaine. James’ bond was set at $25,000.

Manufacture of a controlled substance is a class A felony in Alabama, punishable upon conviction by 10 to 99 years or life in prison.

Distribution of a controlled substance is a Class B felony, punishable by two to 20 years in prison.

Possession of a controlled substance is a Class C felony, punishable by one year and one day to 10 years in prison.