Police responded to an unresponsive person near the Greenwood neighborhood early this morning.
When officers arrived at about 5:30 a.m. near the intersection of North 85th Street and Aurora Avenue North, they were directed to a running vehicle with a sleeping driver.
As officers woke the driver, they noticed a firearm in the vehicle. The 42-year-old male suspect was detained and after further investigation was placed under arrest.
Officers recovered the following from the vehicle:
- Approximately 451.2 grams of marijuana (illegal amount)
- Stolen firearm
- Multiple Identification Cards
The 42-year-old male suspect was arrested for unlawful possession of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm, possession of narcotics, and his outstanding felony warrant. He was later booked into SCORE Jail. Police will request additional charges for the possession of the stolen identification cards.
Detective Judinna Gulpan