On Feb. 3, "Chatham County Sheriff’s deputies were notified by an anonymous caller that Malik Hawkins who was wanted on a felony probation warrant was at 2108 Causton Bluff Rd.," says a spokesman for the Sheriff's Dept.
"Deputies traveled to this location and made contact with Hawkins and placed him under arrest. While making the arrest deputies detected a strong odor of marijuana and also observed a large amount of U.S. currency in Hawkins pants pocket," the Dept. says.
"Hawkins was transported to the jail and his residence was secured and a search warrant was applied for. Once the warrant was signed by a judge a search of the residence was conducted. Deputy’s located scales, Crack Cocaine, Heroin and Oxycodone."
Hawkins is charged with trafficking in heroin, possession/intent to distribute Oxycodone, possession/intent to distribute crack, and probation violation.