The Galax Police Department reported arrests in three separate incidents in the past week — two drug cases and a stolen vehicle.
According to a police report, William Michael Dye, 42, of Independence, was arrested on Sept. 19 at Twin County Regional Hospital after he was charged with possession of methamphetamine.
“Police were summoned to the hospital after a nurse discovered a suspicious pouch that contained the suspected narcotics,” the report said.
Dye was charged by Sgt. Shawny Jones and Officer Terry Woods.