Man with loaded handgun arrested in Northwest Baltimore

Police arrest man with loaded handgun
Police arrest man with loaded handgun
Posted at 2:14 PM, Jan 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-02 14:14:31-05

Early Tuesday morning Baltimore Police arrested a man with a loaded handgun in Northwest Baltimore.

Police stopped a car driven by 25-year-old Dearnta Battle around 2:40 a.m. on Reisterstown Road near West Northern Parkway. As they approached the car, they saw a handgun sitting on the passenger seat.

Battle was arrested and officers recovered a loaded 9mm pistol.

Battle is charged with several handgun violations and is being held at Central Booking.