On 02/04/14 Deputies with the Massac County Sheriff's Department went to a residence in the 700 block of East 8th St. in Metropolis to search for 32 year old Alan L. Borders, Jr. of Metropolis. Borders was wanted on a Massac County Warrant for a Petition to Revoke on an original Theft charge. Borders was located and arrested. During the arrest, Deputies located a loaded pistol and numerous items of drug paraphernalia as well as numerous items of drug use. Deputies also located a switchblade knife and brass knuckles. John F. Mathis, 51, of Metropolis was arrested for possessing a weapon without a FOID card and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Both were lodged at the Massac County Detention Center.