Troy police: Man found passed out in intersection with loaded handgun

Royal Oak resident arrested Sunday morning at John R, Maple roads

Published On: Jan 29 2013 11:28:07 AM EST
TROY, Mich. -

Troy police said a 28-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning for being passed out in his running car and having a loaded stolen handgun.

Police said officers found the Royal Oak man behind the wheel of a car just before 3 a.m. in the intersection of John R and Maple roads.

He was stopped, but his car was in “drive.”

Police said a loaded handgun that had been reported stolen was found in his front seat. The suspect doesn’t have a concealed weapons permit.

He was arrested on charges of operating while intoxicated, possession of stolen property and a concealed weapon violation.

Police said results of his blood alcohol test are pending.

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