Firearm Seized – 800 Block 33rd St. W

A firearm has been seized and five people have been arrested after Police conducted a high-risk traffic stop this morning.

On March 2, 2018 at approximately 7:40 a.m., a Patrol officer conducted a traffic stop on a suspicious vehicle in the 800 block of 33rd Street West. When Police learned there may be a firearm inside the vehicle, additional officers were called to assist with a high-risk traffic stop. Three males and two females were arrested without incident and a firearm was seized from inside the vehicle.

Traffic at 33rd Street and Avenue H was temporarily rerouted to ensure public safety, but has since reopened.

The investigation is continuing. Additional information will be released as the investigation unfolds.

(Occurrence Number: 18-20986)