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New Orleans police arrest 20-year-old for gun, drug violations

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

A 20-year-old man was arrested by New Orleans Police after he was found in possession of marijuana and a fully-loaded gun. The incident occurred Friday at 9:50 p.m. near the intersection fo L.B. Landry and Wall Boulevard in Algiers.

Police say that officers pulled a driver over for careless operation of a vehicle. The passenger, identified as Michael Davis, was found in possession of individual wrapped bags of marijuana and a fully-loaded firearm. Officers then took Davis into custody and placed him under arrest.

Davis was booked with illegal carrying of a weapon while in possession of narcotics, possession of firearm by felon, contraband in a penal institution, a probation violation and a fugitive attachment.

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