2 Rock Hill men arrested on gun, drug charges

adouglas@heraldonline.comFebruary 21, 2013 

Police arrested two Rock Hill men, recovered several stolen guns and seized phones, drugs and money at a Simpson Street home late Wednesday night, according to a Rock Hill police report.

Rock Hill police's street crimes unit were staking out the house, looking for 18-year-old Jaquavius Daquan Belton, who had an outstanding arrest warrant for distributing marijuana, the report states. Narcotics officers with the York County Multijurisdictional Drug Enforcement Unit responded to assist with the arrests.

Officers arrested Belton and another man, 23-year-old Brackett Marquis Burris after finding marijuana, crack, weighing scales, stolen pistols and more than $3,000 in cash, according to the police report.

Belton and Burris are each charged with two counts of possession of a stolen pistol, possession with intent to distribution marijuana and possession of crack, the report states.

Anna Douglas •  803-329-4068

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