Man accused of selling meth

March 20, 2022–7:40 p.m.


A 66-year old Rome man was jailed Friday on felony warrants charging him with the sale of methamphetamine.

According to the warrant, Hughlon Ray Matthews sold meth to a cooperating witness during a controlled purchase that was captured on audio and video.

The transactions occurred on March 2 and December 8 of last year at locations on 1st Street and 2nd Street in Rome.

Matthews is also charged with possession of meth with the intent to distribute.

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