Man with loaded weapon arrested outside St. John's business
He faces charges including possession of a weapon with dangerous intent
A man with a loaded firearm was arrested outside a St. Johns business Friday afternoon, according to police.
Police responded to a call of a man with his face concealed acting suspicious outside a business on Freshwater Road just after 4 p.m, according to a release sent Saturday by the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary.
When they arrived at the business, they found the man to be carrying a loaded weapon, according to the release.
The man was arrested and charged with a number of offences, including carrying a concealed weapon, carrying a loaded weapon, possession of a weapon with dangerous intent, wearing a disguise with intent to commit an indictable offence and breach of court order.
He was held for an appearance in court Saturday.