Rocky Mount police seized a revolver Thursday afternoon from a gunman in Battle Park.
According to police reports, someone gave a description of a man in the park with a gun to 911 operators. Officers responded to the incident and found a man matching the witness’s description with a concealed handgun. No one was injured in the incident.
Reginald Hinton Jr., 20, was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and carrying a concealed gun on a city park. He was issued a $2,000 unsecured bond.