Police execute search warrants; drugs, guns seized

 
 
Submitted by David Whisenant
Wednesday, September 11th, 2013, 6:51pm
 
 

Police execute search warrants; drugs, guns seized

SALISBURY – On Wednesday just after 10:00 am, the Salisbury Police Narcotics Unit and the PIT team (police interdiction team) executed a search warrant at 102 Crawford St. Salisbury.

The narcotics unit seized 25.4 grams of crack cocaine, $1243 in cash, scales and paraphernalia.

Derrick Ray McDonald, 29, of 102 Crawford St.,Salisbury, was arrested and charged with Possession with Intent to Manufacture, sell and deliver cocaine and drug paraphernalia. He also had two outstanding warrants for failure to appear. He was placed in the Rowan County Detention Center under a $17,500.00 bond.

Also on Wednesday around 1:00 pm, the Salisbury Police Narcotics Unit, Criminal Investigations and the PIT team along with the police departments Special Response Team executed 3 narcotics search warrants simultaneously.

At 507 N. Long St. Salisbury, police seized 4.6 grams of marijuana and two firearms.

Elvis Eugene King, 52, of the Long St address, was charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana and two counts of possession of a firearm by felon. King was placed in the Rowan County Detention Center under a $15,000.00 bond.

At 502 N. Shaver St. Salisbury, police seized 8 grams of marijuana. Antoine Lamont Cowan, 32, of that address, was cited for misdemeanor possession of marijuana and released.

At 500 E. Cemetery St. Salisbury, Bruce Junior Robinson, Jr., 29, of 316. S. Craige St., ran from the house and was caught. He had three outstanding warrants on him. He was served with assault by pointing a gun, simple assault, injury to personal property. He was also charged with resisting officers by running from them. He was placed in the Rowan County Detention Center under a $2500.00 bond.