N. Hall drug arrest

A North Hall man is being held in the Hall County Jail without bond after more than $12,000 worth of illegal drugs was seized from his home, according to authorities.


“Kevin Lee McIntyre, 57, of Gainesville was arrested Monday, Feb. 5, 2024, by Hall County Sheriff’s Office drug investigators.

Investigators went to McIntyre’s residence on Cleveland Highway and found a quantity of illegal drugs, including 165 grams of methamphetamine, 50 clonazepam pills, 21 alprazolam pills, a half gram of cocaine and 18 grams of marijuana. Total estimated street value of the illegal drugs was placed at $12,980.

In addition, investigators seized a 9mm pistol during the investigation.

As a result, McIntyre faces the following charges:

·         Trafficking methamphetamine (felony)

·         Possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute (felony)

·         Possession of Schedule IV drugs x 2 (felony)

·         Possession of cocaine (felony)

·         Possession of marijuana (misdemeanor)

·         Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon”