ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford Police arrested Camryn Bennett, 19, on Thursday and found her in possession of a stolen gun after she ran away from officers during a traffic stop.
According to police, officers attempted to pull Bennett over in the area of 3rd and Division Streets around 6:50 p.m. on Thursday.
Police said she got out of the car and ran, but was chased down and taken into custody.
A handgun was recovered during the investigation, and it was later discovered to be reported stolen.
Bennett was charged with Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Possession of a Stolen Firearm, Resisting Arrest, and various traffic charges.
She was booked into the Winnebago County Jail.