ROCKFORD - Another member of a violent street gang is placed under arrest.
Charles Brown, Jr., 25, also known as "Tweet", was arrested Thursday morning after investigators executed a search warrant at an apartment at 2904 Conklin Dr. They found a substance believed to be heroin and a loaded semi-automatic pistol and ammunition.
Brown is charged with violation of the Illinois Controlled Substance Act, unlawful use of weapons by a felon, and parole violation. He's currently in custody in the Winnebago County Jail.