arrestedA Hull man was arrested earlier this week on firearms charges.

The North Georgia Drug Task Force , Madison County Sheriff’s Office and the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and firearms made the arrest of Jeffery Allan Jones age 36 of Hull for possession of a firearm by a drug user, and possession of an unregistered firearm.

The arrest was the result of an eight month investigation conducted by the ATF.

ATF agents executed a search warrant in January involving Jones.

In that search, agents confiscates weapons, suppressors, and a quantity of methamphetamine.

Jones was taken into custody without incident near his residence in Hull.

He was transported to Macon to appear before a federal judge.

The North Georgia Drug Task Force is a multi-jurisdictional task force made up of officers from Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, Madison County Sheriff’s Office, Lavonia Police Department, Elberton Police Department, and Hartwell Police Department and supervised by a supervisor with the Georgia Bureau of Investigations. .

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