2 men wanted for probation violations, arrested after community complaints in Asheville

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ASHEVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) – Two men wanted for federal probation violations were arrested after community complaints Monday in Asheville.

Asheville Police Department responded to Atkinson Street.  

Officers arrested Darius Demond Lamont Wright, 32, and Sadiq Mafia Devoe Jones, 19. 

During the arrest, officers seized two guns. 

According to the police department, Wright and Jones were wanted for Federal Probation violations.  

Wright was charged with three counts of hit and run with damage. Jones was charged with possession of a firearm by felon, carrying a concealed gun and second degree trespass.

Wright and Jones are being held in the Buncombe County Detention Center without bond.    

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