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Waterloo man arrested on gun charges while walking away from traffic stop


A Waterloo man was arrested for having a gun after police say he tried to walk away from a traffic stop.

Waterloo officers stopped an SUV for speeding in the 1600 block of Bishop Avenue at around 10:20 p.m. on Wednesday.

Officers say that when the SUV stopped, Martavis Tayshon, 20, got out and tried to walk away.

They stopped Wise and found a .40 caliber handgun in his waistband.

Wise is charged with possession of a firearm as a felon and interference with official acts.

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