Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Three men have been indicted for trafficking marijuana in September.
Kenneth Whittle, 25, Walter Taylor Hensley, 24, and James Hurt, 26, were indicted on drug trafficking charges.
The Columbia Co. Sheriff's Office confirms Whittle and Hensley are family members of Sheriff Clay N. Whittle. Hurt is not related to Sheriff Whittle.
The men were stopped by the Richmond County Drug Task Force with 20 pounds of marijuana.