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BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Officers in Elizabethtown arrested a man Saturday night for having a gun stolen from a Bladen County Sheriff’s deputy.
According to police, officers saw Carl Andre Reaves, 24, near Mercer Road and South Poplar Street around 11:00 Saturday night.
They said Reaves had the handgun in his pocket. An investigation revealed the gun was stolen during a vehicle break-in in November 2012.
Reaves was arrested and charged with felony possession of a stolen firearm.
This is the second stolen gun taken off the streets of Elizabethtown in the past week.
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