ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — Two more men have been arrested after a chase that hit speeds over 100 mph across two counties and search that found a pound of marijuana.
Juvonta Lafond, 23, and Demtrious Tyrone Lane were both arrested and are facing charges, the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday.
Albert Britford, 23, was previously arrested in this case.
Just before midnight on June 1, a Rowan County Sheriff’s deputy stopped a car on Highway 52 in Gold Hill for a minor traffic violation.
The deputy found the driver of the vehicle, later identified as Lafond, did not have a driver’s license, and the deputy smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle, the sheriff’s office reports. Looking inside the vehicle, the deputy saw a magazine for an assault rifle in plain view.
The passenger of…