In Carbondale, a man is in jail after he tried fleeing from police with an illegal handgun.
27-year-old Dwayne K. Davis was arrested early Saturday morning. Police tried stopping him because he had an open container of alcohol, but they say he ran.
When he was caught, police found a loaded handgun in his possession. Davis is charged with resisting a peace officer, unlawful use of a weapon, unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, defacement of identification marks of a firearm, and for not having a valid Firearm Owner’s ID Card.