Investigation of Drug Activity leads to arrest of Clayton Man

On June 9, an investigator with the Rabun County Sheriff’s Office opened an investigation into drug activity in the county.  The investigation led to an address on Merry Dale Lane and the arrest of 45-year-old Micheal Lonny Young of Clayton.  He was booked into the Rabun County Detention Center for possession of a schedule I controlled substance, possession of a schedule II controlled substance, possession and use of drug-related objects, and tampering with evidence.  The investigation found him with a clear crystal-like substance suspected to be methamphetamine and a brown substance suspected to be heroin.