James Michael Smithson (Image: Richland County Detention Center)
Prosperity, SC (WLTX) - A man who worked as an officer with the Prosperity police department has been arrested on a drug charge.
James Michael Smithson , 44, was indicted by a state grand jury on two counts of distribution of marijuana and one count of misconduct in office.
Newberry County deputies took him into custody.
Additional details of the circumstances leading up to the arrest are expected later in the day.