Patrol Leads to Weapons Arrest

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A patrol out in the pilot geopolicing district lead to a gang arrest. Police say officers stopped a vehicle near 16th Avenue and 9th street.

While talking with the driver, officers say they could smell marijuana. After a search, they found marijuana and a stolen handgun. A 17-year-old with gang ties was arrested.

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