Cherokee Tribune Editor Arrested, Fired
Brandon Wilson, Cherokee Tribune's managing editor, was arrested for his involvement in a prostitution case with two others Thursday afternoon in Canton.
Lt. Jay Baker, spokesman for the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, told Canton-Sixes Patch Wilson, 33, was arrested at 12:50 a.m. Thursday on a charge of pandering. He was released at 7:15 a.m. on a $680 bail.
According to the attached jail booking reports, Erik Leshaun Jackson, 29, of Long Beach, CA, and Sonya Lynn Strobel, 25, of Smyrna, were also arrested with Wilson. Jackson was charged with pimping, and Strobel was charged with prostitution both at a $680 bail.
Wilson of Cartersville, replaced Barbara Jacoby in May when she became the Cherokee County School District spokeswoman.