On July 31, 2018 the Fairview Township Police Department was conducting an investigation into illegal narcotics at a hotel in the 300 block of Commerce Drive. During this investigation, two individuals sold cocaine to an undercover police officer in separate transactions. As a result, police arrested 39 year old James Rivers and 38 year old William Philpot of Augusta, GA.
Rivers was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Controlled Substance. Philpot was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance.
Officers from the York County Drug Task Force assisted the Fairview Township Police Department during this investigation.