Police: Man arrested for possessing handgun in Paterson


Police say a man was arrested for carrying a .22-caliber handgun. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

A man was arrested in Paterson Friday night after police discovered he was carrying a loaded gun.

Detectives came across the man just after midnight near Jefferson and North Main streets. They say we was carrying a Glock 22 handgun.

The suspect was taken into custody without incident and processed at police headquarters.

He is facing criminal charges for possession of a weapon....

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