Malik Jajuan Slaton, 26 of Rome, Monteco Markeze Johnson, 27 of Rome, were arrested after a search near the intersection of 1st Avenue and 4th Street led officers to find drugs packaged for resale and numerous firearms.

Police said that they located over an ounce of marijuana that had been packaged for resale, digital scales and two firearms.

Both are charged with two counts possession and distribution of marijuana, possession of drug related objects and possession of a firearm during the course of a felon.