Wanted Benton Man Arrested on Drug Charges in West Frankfort

FRANKLIN COUNTY — A Benton man wanted on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear on child endangerment charges was arrested by Franklin County Sheriff’s deputies in West Frankfort Thursday on a drug charge.

Sheriff Don Jones says 25-year-old Nicholas A. Galloway of Benton is charged with possession of more than 15 grams of methamphetamine. The meth charge is a Class 1 felony.

Galloway is being held in the Franklin County Jail in lieu of $53,000 total bond.