Copeland arrested on meth charge


On Tuesday morning, May 23, deputies with the Emanuel Co Sheriff’s Office and an officer with the Department of Community Supervision initiated a search of a probationer’s resident after complaints of excessive traffic in and out of the residence. During the search, 50 grams of methamphetamine was discovered. Jessica Gail Copeland, 32, of Swainsboro, was arrested and charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine.