Newport News Police find man hiding in closet, drugs and weapon seized

Posted at 12:33 PM, Dec 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-27 12:33:50-05

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Police seized drugs and a weapon after a recent call to a residence.

Officers said they responded to a domestic issue on Old Lucas Creek Road.

A man was found hiding in a closet and after a search warrant was executed a weapon and narcotics were seized.

Police said the man was charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and Possession of Marijuana.

The suspect’s name has not been released at this time.