Two people, including one formerly convicted of homicide, were arrested on Tuesday on drug and firearm possessions charges in Davie County, according to a news release.
George Rufus Williams, 69, was arrested after seven guns, 16.5 grams of crack cocaine and marijuana were found in his home at 574 Boxwood Church Road in Jerusalem, N.C., Davie County sheriff's deputies said.
According to deputies, Williams was previously convicted of homicide in Iredell County. Deputies said the arresting officers were made aware of the conviction that before searching Williams' home.
Angie MacFarland was also in the home and was arrested and turned over to the Rowan County Sheriff's Office on outstanding warrants for firearm larceny charges, deputies said.
The guns found included three handguns, two shotguns, one long rifle and an SKS assault rifle, deputies said.