ELK GROVE (CBS13) – Officers in Elk Grove say they arrested a 17-year-old boy who was out riding a bicycle with a loaded gun on him.
The arrest happened around 9:45 p.m. Friday near Auto City and Auto Passage drives.READ MORE: Sheriff: Stockton Arson Suspect Allegedly Swung Improvised Weapon At Deputy During Chase
Elk Grove police say officers stopped the teen for riding a bicycle without proper lighting. Officers soon found out that the boy was a 17-year-old Sacramento resident who was on probation.READ MORE: Federal Agencies Raid Roseville Home Of Former Sacramento Sheriff's Employee
Officers searched the teen and found he had a concealed loaded handgun.
The teen was arrested and later booked into juvenile hall.MORE NEWS: Series Of Storms On The Way To NorCal Starting This Weekend; Snowpack At Just 61% Of Normal
Elk Grove police say these kinds of incidents are a good reminder that not all traffic stops are routine.