An 18-year-old man was charged with carrying a stolen handgun Friday in a Bear park, New Castle County Police announced Monday. 

According to authorities, patrol officers were dispatched to Weiss Park in the area of 150 Aspen Drive in the Salem Woods community for reports of a man--ultimately identified as Kemuel Luo--with a gun. 

Police located and detained Luo and found him in possession of the stolen weapon. 

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Luo was charged with felony carrying a concealed deadly weapon and misdemeanor receiving stolen property. He was committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution in lieu of $3,000 secured bond. 

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