Posted: Sunday, March 25, 2018. 11:48 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Last night while police were on patrol on Cemetery Road, they saw Mark August, 20, riding a bicycle.
Officers informed August that they wanted to conduct a search on him.
August then took out an object from his right front pocket and threw it to the side of the street.
He was detained and taken to where he threw the object.
Police retrieved the object and it was a . 38 special snug nose Smith and Wesson weapon along with six(6) .38 special rounds of ammunition.
August was charged with the offences of ‘Kept Firearm without a Gun Licence’ and ‘Kept Ammunition without a Gun License.’
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