ATLANTIC CITY — A city man was arrested Monday for violating a restraining order and having a loaded gun, police said.
At 11:03 a.m., Officers Lisa Sims, Maria Borsani and Kerry Dunbar responded to the 1400 block of Adams Court for a report of a man violating a restraining order, police said in a news release. There, they found Robbie Pettus Jr. outside the home of his former girlfriend.
Pettus, 33, was in violation of a restraining order served to him the night before that prohibited him from being near the home, police said. After Pettus was arrested, Dunbar searched him and found a loaded handgun in his pocket, police said.
Pettus is charged with unlawful possession of a weapon and violation of a restraining order. He was taken to the Atlantic County jail.