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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad (CMANS) announces that CMANS Agents will be in attendance at this year’s Cherokee Night-Out-Against –Crime to “Take-Back” out of date and unused prescriptions drugs that people may have in their home.  Prescription drugs are a continuing problem in our communities, and Agents hope to emphasis that when prescription drugs are no longer needed they should be properly disposed of. In the last two years, according to the

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad (CMANS) announces the arrest of three individuals involved in passing forged prescriptions in Cherokee, Cobb, Bartow and DeKalb Counties. David Carl Meador, 38 YOA of Acworth, Georgia, was arrested on August 3, 2010, and charged with six (6) counts of Forgery in the First Degree, two (2) counts of Forgery in the Second Degree, four (4) counts of Fraudulently Obtaining Controlled Substances, two (2) counts of Obtaining

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Summer may be a time for vacations for some, but drug dealers don’t rest during the summer months.  The Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad (CMANS) broke four separate drug rings operating in Cherokee County within the last month. Joshua Lyons of Cartersville, and Marci Vaughn of Waleska were arrested for Sale of Methamphetamine.  Vaughn was formerly employed by the Georgia Department of Corrections as a secretary at the Canton Probation Office.  CMANS Agents

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