Officers from District 4 of the Milwaukee Police Department confiscate a loaded gun and marijuana during a traffic stop. A car driven by the suspect, a 21-year-old Milwaukee man, was pulled over by police in the 9600 block of W. Brown Deer Road around 12:45 am on January 26 because the headlights were off. As the responding officer began to talk with the suspect, he noticed an odor of marijuana. Upon searching the vehicle, he found marijuana and a loaded .22 caliber automatic pistol inside the car.
The suspect has previous arrests with Milwaukee Police for Disorderly Conduct, Possession of Marijuana, and Carrying a Concealed Weapon. Charges of possessing drugs and carrying a concealed weapon are pending. The case will be presented to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.