Cleveland Police Arrest Two on Drug Charges


Lisa Wertz arrested by Cleveland Police.

CLEVELAND, Ga. – Cleveland Police Chief John Foster announced in a press release that deputies arrested 44-year-old Lisa Wertz and 29-year-old Ruben Derrick Hoffman at a residence at 435 Pine Circle in Cleveland Monday on multiple drug charges.

Foster said the two are suspected of selling between two and three ounces of meth a week from that location.

Wertz is charged with distribution of meth, possession of meth, possession of drug related objects and cruelty to children in the first degree. She is being held at the White County Detention Center. Hoffman is charged with  distribution of meth, possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug related objects, and cruelty to children first degree.

Hoffman is being held at the Habersham County Detention Center on unrelated charges.

Foster said the investigation is ongoing.

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