Multiple guns, drugs found during Verona vehicle search

Published: Mar. 28, 2022 at 9:40 PM CDT
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VERONA, Wis. (WMTV) - Two people were arrested Sunday after Verona Police found multiple guns and drugs inside of their vehicle.

According to the Verona Police Department, at around 2:43 a.m., officers were in search of a man who was wanted by the Madison Police Department for a weapons offense. Officers found the individual inside of a vehicle in the driveway of 441 South Main Street. He was taken into custody.

The vehicle was searched and officers found two loaded handguns, an illegal short-barreled shotgun, drugs, and drug paraphernalia, police said. The suspect was arrested for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Possession of a Short-Barreled Shotgun, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Possession of Marijuana, and six counts of Felony Bail Jumping.

Another individual on the scene was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Marijuana, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, and Possession of a Short-Barreled Shotgun.

Both individuals were booked into the Dane County Jail and charges were referred to the Dane County District Attorney’s Office.

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