PPB: Passed-out driver, passenger arrested with gun
Portland police arrested two people with a gun who were passed out in an SUV sitting backward on a Northwest Portland street Saturday, Oct. 1.
The names of the suspects were not immediately released.
According to the Portland Police Bureau, officers responded to the report of a running car sitting backward on Northwest Glisan with two unconscious people sitting inside.
A caller also reported that the driver had a gun on their lap.
Police say the driver struggled with officers but was eventually arrested for unauthorized use of a vehicle, resisting arrest and interfering with a police officer.
Items taken from the suspect include a gun and brass knuckles. The car had allegedly been stolen from Washington.
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