111 North 12th Street

West Columbia, SC 29169

 $50 instore rebate off

4 tires

 Plus 50% off alignment 

Gaston police makes arrest after finding drugs, guns during traffic stop

Gaston, SC (Paul Kirby) – On Wednesday, Gaston Police Department’s Sergeant Marzol stopped a car in the 5200 block of Hwy 321 south for speeding. When he approached the car, he noticed a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. After establishing probable cause, he searched the vehicle and located both drugs and guns.

According to the department’s spokesman, Major Stephen Watkins, police located approximately 50 grams of marijuana, 13 grams of cocaine, schedule 4 prescription pills not prescribed to the suspect, $1930 in cash, and two pistols. The drugs were concealed in “fake” soda and other spray type cans that had bottoms that screwed off.

Watkins said that the Gaston Police Department has charged Dustin Rabon with possession with the intent to distribute marijuana, cocaine, and the schedule 4 narcotics. A juvenile passenger in the vehicle was checked through NCIC and was found to be a runaway. The Columbia Police Department was notified, and she was turned over to them to be returned to her guardians. Rabon was booked into the Lexington County Detention Center.

Keep Your News Free - Donate to The Ledger
Call the Editor
(803) 587-3144

Counter reset on January 30, 2018 with total hits of 966,512 to date

Call Paul Kirby

(803) 587-3144

Nancy Road Digital Media Inc.

                                                                                      DBA: The Lexington Ledger

Contact: (803) 587-3144                                                                                                           Tips call the hotline at: (803) 587-3144

email: thelexingtonledger@gmail.com                                                                                      Content protected by US copyright laws

                                                                                                                                                 Advertising / marketing call Paul (803) 587-3144


© 2023 by "This Just In". Proudly created with Wix.com