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Two Cherokee County Men Arrested on Drug Charges Tuesday Night
Wednesday, August 22, 2018- 8:23 a.m. 
Two Cherokee County residents were arrested on drug charges Tuesday night.
27-year-old Kyle DeWayne Queen of a Leesburg address was booked into jail just after 9:00 on charges of Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance, the Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance and Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 
Meanwhile, 50-year old James Hoyt Battles from Cedar Bluff was arrested on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance and the Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in addition to DUI/Controlled Substance.
Battles had been booked into jail around 8:45 pm and released at approximately 10:00 after making bail of $4,500; Queen currently remains in the Cherokee County Detention Center.