Macon County Chronicle

Duo Arrested: Ginseng & Meth Charges

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Approximately 7 lbs. of dried and fresh ginseng, along with crystalized and liquid methamphetamine was discovered during a search of the Old Bottom Rd. residence. The ginseng harvesting season is from Sept. 1 - Dec. 31.  (Photos by: J. Williams)

David Knight and Gwendolyn Morgan, both of Lafayette, were arrested and charged with drug possession and harvesting ginseng out of season on June 27 following a traffic stop made by the Tennessee Highway Patrol.