A Rock Hill man was arrested after sheriff deputies found a quarter pound of marijuana in his car.  This incident occurred on Pageland Highway, according to the Lancaster Sheriff’s Department.

The report states that the 24-year-old man is being charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and unlawfully carrying a handgun after the police found him speaking to a suspicious woman next to his car.

When the police stopped him, the man attempted to run from the scene, but he was immediately apprehended. Thereafter, the deputies found the marijuana along with a scale and a handgun.  He was then placed under arrest and sent to the Lancaster County Detention Center.

If you have been charged with possession of a controlled substance, call the law offices of Reeves, Aiken & Hightower, LLP.  We have been practicing trial attorneys since 1989, and have over 70 years of combined legal experience.  For a consultation, call our Fort Mill, Baxter Village Office at 803-548-4444 or toll-free at 877-374-5999 if you have been charged with possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance or any other criminal charge.