Field interview stop locates loaded firearm in the possession of a convicted felon

On 11-30-16 at about 4:35 AM, while two officers were on patrol they noticed a suspicious vehicle parked near a closed business. The officers conducted a field interview stop of a twenty-four-year-old Milwaukee man, after he exited the vehicle and approached the business. This stop resulted in the recovery of a firearm from the suspect, who was determined to be a convicted felon. Charges were referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office.