7 arrested on marijuana, loitering and gun charges at Center Point apartment complex

From L-R) : Roderick Dawon Lewis, 22, David Mitchell, 22, and Deadrian Martin, 22. (Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)

Seven people were arrested at a Center Point apartment complex Sunday on marijuana, loitering and gun charges.

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to the 1900 block of East Bend Circle on reports a group of men were smoking marijuana and holding firearms near a Chevrolet Impala.

Authorities say when deputies arrived one man was spotted exiting the vehicle and hiding a bag of marijuana underneath it. Several other men were seen getting out of the vehicle, one of which had a handgun tucked into his waistband. Authorities searched the vehicle and recovered a rifle, three handguns and a grocery bag containing marijuana.

All of the men were identified and now face the following charges:

Roderick Dawon Lewis, 22, faces charges of unlawful possession of marijuana, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia and carrying a pistol without a license.

David Mitchell, 22, faces a charge of carrying a pistol without a license

Deadrian Martin, 22, faces a charge of loitering for drug activity

In addition, four people below the age of 21 face a charge of loitering for drug activity.

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