A Mexican national who was in the US illegally pleads guilty to methamphetamine distribution charges in Hartwell: Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland says 20 year-old Arturo Gonzalez was arrested in September of last year after meth was shipped to a home in Bowersville.
There are methamphetamine trafficking charges for a man arrested in Hall County: the Sheriff’s Office in Gainesville says 43 year-old Antonio McCluster was caught with meth and heroin and at least one stolen handgun.
A 27 year-old Gainesville woman is in the Hall County jail: Zaira Zarate faces child cruelty charges. Investigators in the Hall County Sheriff’s Office say she failed to seek medical attention for her 4 year-old daughter. They say the girl missed more than 25 doctor’s appointments over the past year, with injuries that went untreated.