Man Arrested for Stolen Firearm

pawtucketgunarrest WJAR

A Rhode Island man was arrested for allegedly concealing a stolen handgun, according to a report.

WJAR reports Pawtucket police pulled over Fernando Cruz of Central Falls for a traffic violation, and while speaking with him, the officer was suspicious that there was a concealed weapon; a subsequent search resulted in a .38 caliber handgun under the driver's seat.

It's not clear if Cruz has a lawyer.

No other details were immediately provided. 

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