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Warrant Arrest Leads To Gun And Drug Recovery

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WICHITA FALLS, TX -

A Wichita Falls man is behind bars after police attempted to serve a warrant and discovered a weapon and drugs.

Just before 9 a.m. Monday morning, Wichita Falls police were sent to the 2300 block of Talunar Lane to serve a warrant to 37-year-old Avelino Gresham, Jr.

As Gresham was taken into custody, he was found to be in possession of a clear plastic bag containing Alprazolam and a .45 Ruger handgun.

Gresham was booked into the Wichita County jail and charged with possession of a controlled substance, unlawful carrying of a weapon, and his original warrant for evading.

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