Grovetown student arrested on drug charge

Police arrested a Grovetown High School student today on a drug possession charge.

During a drug search at the school using canines, authorities found three marijuana cigarettes inside a Chevy Colorado belonging to 17-year-old Timothy Cole Gress, said Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.

Gress, of the 2700 block of Stag Antler Road in Appling, spent 30 minutes at the county Detention Center this afternoon before he was released to his father on an $1,100 bond.




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