YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — Police manning a drunk driving checkpoint on the South Facet late Friday arrested a person on a gun cost.
Saeveon Williams, 19, of St Louis Avenue, was booked into the Mahoning County jail on a cost of improper dealing with of a firearm in a motorcar. He’s anticipated to be arraigned later Monday in municipal court docket.
Studies mentioned Williams was a passenger in a automobile pulled over on the checkpoint about 10:40 p.m. at Glenwood Avenue and Playhouse Sq.. When police went to speak to the driving force, they smelled marijuana inside and requested everybody out of the automobile so they may search it, in accordance with a police report.
Police discovered a loaded 9mm semiautomatic handgun beneath the seat the place Williams was sitting, reviews mentioned.
Studies additionally mentioned the gun was reported stolen Oct. 1 from Sharon, Pa.