Driver charged with firearms counts after traffic stop
By Frank Gerace

Ernest Williams
Wilmington police say a Saturday night traffic stop resulted in a gun arrest.

Officers pulled over a pickup truck in the 800 block of North Spruce Street shortly before midnight for what police say was an equipment violation.

As the driver was coming to a stop, the passenger got into the back seat and laid down.

The cops told both men to get out of the truck, and saw a partly-open duffel bag under the driver's seat.

Police say the bag had a sawed-off shotgun inside, and there was a BB gun that looked like a real gun under the back seat.

29-year-old Ernest Williams was charged with firearms and traffic offenses.



Copyright © Sep 20, 2014, WDEL/Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.




WDEL News Tools:
Printer friendly version
Back to homepage



 Latest News

 Follow Us

Facebook Twitter
RSS Mobile
Email Updates




Copyright © 2014, Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.   Terms of Use.
WDEL Statement of Equal Employment Opportunity and Outreach