HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — A Mays Landing man was charged with weapons possession Tuesday, police said.
Officers were on patrol near Wells Court when officers saw Isaiah Gray, 19, walking in the area, police said.
Police tried to stop Gray after learning he had several warrants, but Gray ignored the officers and ran, police said.
Officer Osby was able to apprehend Gray and placed him under arrest. When the area was searched, the officers discovered Gray had discarded a loaded semi-automatic handgun during the pursuit, police said.
Gray was charged with second degree unlawful possession of a weapon, second degree possession of a weapon by certain person and fourth degree resisting arrest, police said.