Rockford man arrested on domestic battery, drug and weapons charges

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Tony Evans, 26, was arrested Monday after police were called to a home on Forest Hills.

According to Rockford Police, the nature of the call was due to a domestic situation, in the 5700 block of Forest Hills Road around 2:50 a.m. on Monday.

Evans was said to have had a large amount of cannabis on his person. Police also found a loaded gun with an extended magazine in plain sight inside his vehicle.

He was charged with Aggravated Domestic Battery, Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon, Aggravated Resisting Arrest, and Possession of Cannabis with Intent to Deliver.

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