ELKHART — An Elkhart man was arrested after allegedly showing a handgun when he was stopped for shoplifting.

Robert Sweet Jr., 39, was arrested Wednesday and charged with carrying a handgun as a convicted felon, a Level 5 felony, and theft as a Level 6 felony. He is also charged with resisting law enforcement as a misdemeanor.

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fire111

Imagine that! A bad guy with a gun! A bad guy with a "stolen" gun! A bad guy with a stolen gun that the so called president Plugs McBlindman insists , a bad guy with a gun, that probably bought the gun illegally! Hmmm! Amazing ! Ain't it?

Joe King

Police kill good guy with gun…. https://thehill.com/changing-america/respect/equality/560798-police-chief-hails-good-guy-with-a-gun-after-officer-kills

fire111

What's your point Joe? Another conspiracy boiling up here? Please explain!

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