GARDENDALE — A local man has been arrested on several drug-related charges.
Arthur Melvin Leslie, 52, was arrested Wednesday in the 1200 block of Mt. Olive Rd. by the Gardendale Police Dept. tactical squad. He was charged with possession of crystal meth, Valium, Lortab and several pieces of drug paraphernalia.
Leslie was charged with two counts of unlawful distribution and three counts of unlawful possession of controlled substances, plus one count of unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.
He was lodged in the Jefferson County Jail on $75,300 total bond.