Man wanted on warrant arrested on weapons charges
A man with an outstanding warrant for his arrest was picked up by police early Saturday in St. John's.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary arrested the 22-year-old in the downtown area around 4 a.m. and charged him with a number of offences.
Those charges include carrying a concealed weapon, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, obstructing a police officer and several breaches of court orders.
The man was held in custody pending a court appearance Saturday morning.