(Cleveland)-  A 39- year old Cleveland man has been arrested on drug charges.  Mitchell Posey, Special Agent in Charge for the Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement office in Cleveland said on Tuesday, August 28th, the Cleveland Police Department, and the Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office responded to a suspicious vehicle at a local business on Hwy 129 South of Cleveland.

Authorities met with Kevin McDuffie,  and found 65 grams of crystal methamphetamine in his pants pocket. McDuffie was arrested and charged with trafficking methamphetamine.

McDuffie was transported to the White County Detention Center. Posey said the street value the illegal narcotic was $7,150.  He also advised that additional charges are pending