High Point police seize firearms, heroin from suspect following traffic stop

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Torrian Williams, 19; Gregory Baskins, 23.

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Police seized firearms and more than 10 grams of heroin following a traffic stop in High Point on Thursday, according to a press release.

Officers stopped a vehicle at Hoskins Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive around 10 p.m. Three people ran from the vehicle.

After a short chase, all three people were caught, police say. Police seized two stolen 9 mm guns and more than 10 grams of heroin from one person in the vehicle.

Torrian Daquan Williams, 19, is charged with two counts each of possession of a stolen firearm, carrying a concealed gun, felony breaking and entering and felony larceny; one count each of trafficking heroin, discharging a firearm in the city limits and resist, delay or obstruct a government official; and three counts of probation violation.

Gregory Baskins Jr., 23, was charged with driving without a license and resist, delay or obstruct a government official.

Williams is in jail on a $600,000 bond while Baskins was released on a written promise to appear in court. The third person was not charged.