Blotter: Salisbury man charged with drug, assault crimes
SALISBURY — Police arrested a 64-year-old man Wednesday for drug possession and assault after serving a search warrant at his home on North Church Street.
Sylvester Junior Horton of Salisbury was jailed on 10 crimes, including assault by pointing a gun, two counts of possession of a schedule two controlled substance with intent to distribute and possession of a firearm by a felon.
He remained in jail Thursday with a $26,000 combined bond.
An incident report states the assault by pointing a gun charge came from a warrant filed in another county. Police were unable to provide further information about his arrest Thursday.
In other Salisbury Police reports:
• A woman reported vandalism Wednesday in the 400 block of Balfour Drive in Salisbury.
• Big Lots on Wednesday reported larceny in the 700 block of East Innes Street.
The City of Salisbury on Tuesday will resume normal operations by re-opening public buildings such as City Hall, the city... read more