Man arrested outside Rockford business, faces gun charges

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Rockford police arrested a man they say acted suspiciously Friday morning.

Officers took Jaleel Lake into custody around 4am.  He, along with another woman, were parked in a business parking lot in the 1200 block of 7th Street.  Police didn’t believe they belonged there and approached them.

The officers then seized a loaded gun and ammunition.  Lake is now charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, unlawful possession of ammunition, and unlawful possession of a handgun.  The woman was also charged for not having a FOID card.

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