Danville man arrested on drug trafficking charges

A Danville man was arrested Sunday and charged with drug trafficking after police searched a home on South Third Street, Danville police said.

George D. Whitehead Jr., 32, was charged with first-degree trafficking a controlled substance (cocaine) and trafficking within 1,000 yards of a school, police said.

Police executed a search warrant at the home about 11 a.m. Sunday. Two other adults inside the home were taken into custody but later released, police said.