DENTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Police arrested a convicted felon in Denton who they say shot an unoccupied car.
It happened on Feb. 21 in the 1400 block of Teasley Lane.READ MORE: After Air Bag Wiring Problem Toyota Recalls 2009-2015 Venza SUVs In US
Officers conducted a traffic stop on a sedan leaving the area that matched a caller’s description of a possibly involved vehicle. An investigation revealed the driver of the vehicle, threw a pistol out of a window while officers were attempting the stop. The firearm was recovered.READ MORE: Texas Man Who Escaped From Prison, Twice, Sentenced To 35 Years For An Array Of Charges
The 36-year-old male driver of the stopped sedan was subsequently arrested for felon in possession of a firearm and tampering with evidence. The initial incident is under investigation.MORE NEWS: U.S. Customs Officers Seize $350K Worth Of Fake N95 Masks At Houston Seaport
No one was injured during the incident.