17 people arrested after drugs found inside Cocke County cabin

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COSBY (WATE) – Seventeen people were arrested after Cocke County deputies received information of potential drug activity at a cabin.

Investigators found five people inside a cabin at 4410 Wildwood Drive in Cosby on Wednesday at 11:03 a.m. One suspect was spray painting a  stolen vehicle in the driveway, according to the report. The vehicle was reported stolen in Forrest City, North Carolina on Monday.

Also, investigators found drug paraphernalia, methamphetamine and a stolen DVD player.

Deputies continued to receive more information on additional suspects throughout the day and into the early morning hours on Thursday. Investigators believed more suspects planned to come to the cabin with drugs and another stolen car. Hallucinogenic mushrooms (some dipped in chocolate), $993 and acid were taken from the scene.

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