Cops bust Franklin man with cocaine

A license checkpoint held by the Sheriff’s Office on US 441 South results in cocaine and other drug charges for a Franklin man.

Arrest reports filed by Deputies indicate 20-year Shawn Christopher Casey was charged with felony cocaine possession in addition to misdemeanor counts of possess of a schedule II and schedule VI controlled substances. According to that report officers discovered 1 gram of powered cocaine, oxycodone and a small amount of marijuana during the traffic stop. Casey was booked into the Macon County Jail August 29 under a $4,000 bond. He is due in court later this month.