HADLEY, Mass. (WWLP) – A 28-year-old man from Hatfield was arrested by Hadley police Sunday night.
Officers pulled a vehicle over on River Drive after the vehicle was seen going 28 miles per hour over the speed limit. A further investigation determined the driver was under the influence of alcohol.
The officer also found a loaded handgun in the cup holder of the car. A .380 Ruger LCP firearm, 3 full magazines and an additional 55 rounds of ammunitions were seized during the traffic stop.
Garret Pitts was arrested and charged with:
- Operating Under the Influence
- Negligent Operation of a Vehicle
- Open Container of Alcohol in a Vehicle
- Intoxicated Licensee Carrying a Firearm
- Improper Storage of a Firearm