2 arrested on gun charges following traffic stop
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Police in Battle Creek say two people are behind bars following a traffic stop early Saturday.
Police say they stopped a minivan for a traffic violation on S. Washington Avenue near W. Dickman Road around 1 a.m.
During the traffic stop, officers developed probable cause to search the vehicle and found a loaded semi-automatic handgun inside and arrested two men, ages 22 and 33.
Both were convicted felons, according to police, and were taken to the Calhoun County Jail facing charges for carrying a concealed weapon, felon in possession of a firearm, and felony firearm.