Officers in the Fourth Precinct responded to a property damage crash around 1:00 a.m. this morning on the 2700 block of Penn Avenue North. When officers arrived, they learned a car had hit three parked cars. Officers recognized the driver involved in the crash as a convicted felon and gang member from prior contact with him.
As officers dug further into the crash, they searched the suspect’s vehicle and located two handguns, suspected cocaine, prescription pills, and scales. The 25-year-old suspect was booked into Hennepin County Jail on Felony Narcotics and Weapons Charges.
The booking photo of the suspect can be obtained by contacting the Hennepin County Jail. Case Number 17-130255.