Two people arrested, gun seized after traffic stop on U.S. 20 in LaPorte County

first_imgIndianaLocalNews Pinterest Pinterest WhatsApp By Jon Zimney – June 13, 2020 2 497 Previous articleTwo Middlebury residents on scooter struck by pick-up truck, trailerNext articleMan arrested in connection to shooting in Goshen Jon ZimneyJon Zimney is the News and Programming Director for News/Talk 95.3 Michiana’s News Channel and host of the Fries With That podcast. Follow him on Twitter @jzimney. (Photo supplied/LaPorte County Jail) Two people were arrested and a handgun was seized during a traffic stop on U.S. 20 near 350 East in LaPorte County.The arrests were made around 10 p.m. on Thursday, June 11, after police stopped the vehicle, which they say was traveling 100 miles per hour, according to 95.3 MNC’s reporting partners at ABC 57.During the stop, deputies discovered a loaded firearm in the vehicle.The driver, 20-year-old Ankoma Kirk, was taken into custody on preliminary charges of felon in possession of a firearm, obliterating identifying marks on a firearm, reckless driving and operating while never licensed.The passenger, 20-year-old Ladericka Banks, was taken into custody for a preliminary charge of minor consumption of alcohol. Google+ Google+ Facebook Twitter Twitter Facebook Two people arrested, gun seized after traffic stop on U.S. 20 in LaPorte County WhatsApplast_img read more

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