UNCG Police

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On Friday, 10/06/2017, at 1:10 am, UNCG Police stopped a vehicle traveling East on W. Gate City Blvd for failure to burn headlamps. While speaking with the driver, officers observed the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. After a brief investigation, the passenger of the vehicle admitted to possessing marijuana. During further investigation officers were advised that the passenger currently had two orders for arrest. Upon placing the suspect under arrest, the suspect advised that he did not possess any additional weapons or drugs on his person prior to being searched. While being processed at the UNCG Police department, officers discovered a .22 caliber revolver on the suspect. The suspect was arrested and charged with Carrying a Concealed Weapon and Possession of a Firearm by Felon.