A man was arrested early Wednesday after police found firearms and ammunition in his possession at the Trump International Hotel located on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., between the White House and the U.S. Capitol.
Police arrested Bryan Moles, 43, of Edinboro, Pennsylvania, inside the hotel around midnight Wednesday.
Charging documents revealed that officials learned Moles was traveling to D.C. in possession of a Glock 23 pistol, a Carbon Bushmaster assault rifle and 90 rounds of ammunition. According to police, Moles made verbal threats, but investigators did not divulge who the threats were directed toward.
One of the guns was left inside Moles’ car in plain view of police. The other was located in the glove compartment.
Moles faces a charge of carrying a pistol without a license.
JOIN THE MOVEMENT to SAVE THE NATIONAL ANTHEM
Please join the thousands of DML readers who have purchased a bumper sticker. CLICK HERE.
If you would like to receive Breaking News text alerts on a smartphone or tablet, download the DML APP which is completely FREE and easy to use. Go to the Google Play Store or the IOS App Store and search for DML APP. Be sure to keep the app’s notifications setting on. Another way to receive alerts is to text to 40404 the following message: follow @realdennislynch (be sure to put a space between the word follow and the @ symbol).
To see more stories like this, sign up below for Dennis Michael Lynch’s email newsletter.
Sign up to get breaking news alerts from Dennis Michael Lynch.
BREAKING: Police respond to armed man at Orlando airport