On Friday morning, September 29, 2023 the Columbia Police Department was made aware of a suspicious package through USPS.
Over one pound of marijuana as well as an unidentified substance was found to be in the parcel. After a brief investigation, the male party the package was intended for, was placed into custody.
George Willam, 21, of Columbia, KY has been charged with trafficking in marijuana over 8 ounces/under 5lbs (a class D felony). Additional charges are pending identification of unknown substance.
Officer Joey Keith is the investigating Officer. He was assisted by Assistant Chief Charles Greer and Officer Jared Conover.