Search Warrant Lands One in Jail

On Monday June 19, 2017 at approximately 5:30 pm, as a result of an ongoing investigation; officers with the Galena Police Department conducted a search warrant on a residence at 515 Galena Avenue in Galena KS.

While searching the home, officers discovered suspected methamphetamine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. Skyler S. Youngblood of the home was taken into custody and transported to the Cherokee County Jail.

Youngblood was arrested and is being held at the Cherokee County Jail on charges of Possessing Marijuana, Methamphetamine and Drug Paraphernalia. His bond is currently $7000.00


PD Receives Certificate of Appreciation

Today the Galena Police Department received a Certificate of Appreciation and a box of bagels from Spring River Mental Health & Wellness, Inc. This Certificate is in recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month and in appreciation of the positive influence, work and dedication to the residents of Cherokee County.

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