Men arrested at mall on marijuana charges

Richmond County deputies arrested two men with marijuana in the Augusta Mall parking lot Friday night, police say.

Sgt. Allan Rollins said Dimitri Carter, 26, of Charlotte Court in North Augusta , and Jeremiah Simpson, 20, of the 1600 block of Fairwood Drive in Augusta , were charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and booked into the Richmond County Jail around midnight.

Rollins said a resident provided deputies with a vehicle description and location indicating where Carter and Simpson were smoking marijuana.