The two subjects arrested on a long list of drug charges by the Cedar Bluff Police Department early Friday morning remain lodged in the Cherokee County Detention Center. Hank Rumley, age 37 of Rising Fawn, Georgia is charged with trafficking Fentanyl, trafficking methamphetamine, three counts of unlawful possession of a controlled substance, three counts of unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana first degree, attempting to elude and tampering with evidence. His bond is set at $510,500.
Also charged with Rumley, 29 year old Spencer Rodgers, of Hixon, Tennessee is charged with Trafficking Fentanyl, Trafficking Methamphetamine, three counts of unlawful possession a controlled substance, possession of marijuana first degree, and three counts of unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia. Her bond is set at $505,000.
The arrests were made after officers attempted a traffic stop on the vehicle they were in. A high speed pursuit ensued toward Centre where Centre officers and officers with the Sheriff department assisted in stopping the vehicle. We will have more on this when additional information is made available.