Thursday, 17 June 2021
Login |  Register 
MSC News National Headlines Tech Talk Sports Top Headlines CBS US News
Felon with firearm arrested Monday
06/09/2021

Dwayne Nixon/Credit: Atchison Co Sheriff's Office

(KAIR)--A late April disturbance led to the discovery of a handgun, and to this week’s arrest of an Atchison man on charges related to its possession.

According to a release from Atchison Police Chief Mike Wilson, 20-year-old Dwayne Nixon was taken into custody Monday for possession of a firearm by a felon.

Following his arrest, Nixon was booked into the Atchison County Jail.

According to Wilson, Nixon had the handgun when police were called to the 700 block of Parallel Street on April 30 for the report of a disturbance.

The report states that “an investigation determined that [Nixon] has a felony conviction in the state of New Jersey,” making it illegal for him to possess a firearm.

 

 

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Severe weather causes damage, power loss
Hiawatha man arrested following pursuit
Fugitive arrested following two-state pursuit
New orthopedic specialist to serve 3 area hospitals
Execution of search warrant leads to three arrests
Ex-Seneca firefighter waives hearing in arson case
Storm causes widespread damage in Brown Co
USD 415 receives no bids for Hawthorne House
Richardson County switching to regional 911 dispatching
Board approves sale of Atchison's Central School
New Axtell School principal hired  
Leavenworth woman charged in stabbing death of fiance
Testing underway for Elk Creek mining project
Two Falls City women arrested on drug charges
Atchison Fire Captain heads to retirement
Powhattan Post Office damaged in Friday storm
Seneca to celebrate 150th +1
KDOT approves bids for two local projects
"Hardworking employees" recognized by City
Assistant Police Chief appointed in Falls City

Click Here For All Stories


LATEST STORIES
Wednesday pursuit ends with arrests
Convicted rapist set for sentencing
Campus Cupboard success commended
Juneteenth weekend ends; another ceremony planned Friday
Dates approves for fireworks at City Lake
Markt appointed to Holt Co Board of Commissioners
Rural Water District seeking ARPA funds
Energy saving tips during high temperatures
Security upgrades approved for Doniphan Co Jail
New Axtell School principal hired  
Click Here For All Stories

©2021 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
162.158.79.113