Two arrested on drugs, weapons charges in Brunswick County

Quinta Richburg and Charles Anderson (photo: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Two people face numerous charges after a Brunswick County Sheriff’s Deputy pulled over a speeding car near Calabash and found a gun, drugs, and drug paraphernalia.

The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office says Quinta Demarr Richburg, 24, of Shallote and Charles Junior Anderson, 54, of Little River were arrested Friday.

- Advertisement -

Richburg is charged with the following:

  • possession with intent to sell/deliver cocaine
  • two counts of possession of a firearm by a felon
  • flee to elude arrest with a motor vehicle
  • two counts of possession of marijuana paraphernalia.

In 2013, Richburg was previously convicted of armed robbery with a deadly weapon in Horry County. He is currently being held in the Brunswick County Detention Facility under a $75,000 bond.

Anderson is charged with possession of a stolen firearm. He is being held under a $10,600 bond.

The sheriff’s office says they seized three guns and 2.5 grams of cocaine.