(EVANSTON) A parolee was arrested with a loaded handgun Tuesday afternoon in north suburban Evanston.
Officers responded to a person with a gun in a vehicle near Church Street and Dodge Avenue about 4:35 p.m. Tuesday, according to a release from Evanston police.
The officers pulled over the vehicle and recovered a loaded .40 caliber semi-automatic handgun and arrested the passenger, 20-year-old Denzel Olagbegi, who was on parole for robbery and aggravated robbery, police said.
Olagbegi, of Chicago, was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of a defaced firearm and armed habitual criminal, all felonies.
He is next scheduled to appear in court July 8.