Swain County, Cherokee Police Partner on Drug Arrest

A man is now behind bars and facing several felony drug charges after being arrested by two local law enforcement agencies.

From the Swain County Sheriff’s Office:

“Thursday, Swain County Detectives along with Cherokee Police Department charged and arrested Wayne Nelson Harris with 1 Felony count of Trafficking in Methamphetamine, 1 Misdemeanor count of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, 1 Felony count of Maintaining a Place for a Controlled Substance, 1 Felony count of Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance, and 3 Felony counts of Failure to Appear on a Felony.

Harris is currently being held on a $600,000.00 secured bond”