2 Gadsden men arrested on drug related charges

2 Gadsden men arrested on drug related charges
Erasmo Ramon and Rutilo Alarcon are charged with trafficking methamphetamine. (Source: Etowah Co. Jail)

Etowah County, AL (WBRC) - Two individuals have been arrested for drug related charges in Etowah County, according to Commander Randall Johnson.

Erasmo Ramon, 41, of Boaz, is charged with trafficking methamphetamine.

Rutilo Alarcon, 33, of Albertville, is also charged with trafficking methamphetamine.

On September 6, agents arrested Ramon and Alarcon at a home on Madison Ave in Gadsden.

Agents had been conducting an investigation related to the importation and trafficking of methamphetamine into Etowah County.

Agents arrested Ramon and Alarcon after they were found in possession of approximately 452 grams of methamphetamine.

Ramon was arrested and is being held in the Etowah County Jail on a $200,000 bond.

Alarcon was arrested and is being held in the Etowah County Jail on a $200,000 bond.

This investigation is still ongoing and the subjects could face additional state and federal charges related to the firearm and drugs seized

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