BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (April 9, 2014) — A man in Battle Creek was arrested following accusations that he was knocking on people’s doors on Springview Drive while wearing a mask and carrying a gun.
According to police, the 911 dispatcher was told that the suspect was also possibly carrying a handgun under his coat. After searching the area for the suspect, police found him and questioned him. They also got permission to do a pat-down, and found a loaded handgun in the suspect’s waistband. The gun turned out to be stolen.
The suspect was taken into custody, and faces charges of carrying a concealed weapon and being in possession of a stolen firearm.