Two handgun arrest in Baltimore City

Posted at 3:01 PM, Mar 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-05 15:01:09-05

Friday evening, Baltimore City Police apprehended two males for possession of handguns in the city.

Officers arrested John Poole, 30, during a search and seizure, in the 1200 block of W. Lombard Street.

During the search, police found a 9mm handgun and heroin packaged for street distribution.

Poole is legally prohibited from possessing a firearm.

Later that night, In the 200 block of South Dallas Street, officers arrested 18-year-old David Kotras.

City police were out walking in the Perkins Homes neighborhood, when police came across men engaged in a drug deal.

A 9mm semi-automatic handgun and cocaine packaged for distribution was found on Kotras.