CHICAGO (CBS) — An Elgin man was arrested carrying weapons and drugs Monday evening in the northwest suburb, police said.
Darius Holt, 20, faces charges of armed violence, aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and unlawful possession of a controlled substance, all felonies, according to a statement from Elgin police.READ MORE: More Regal Theaters Reopen After Being Shuttered By The Pandemic
About 5:45 p.m. on Monday, officers in the Gang Crimes Unit “stopped a suspicious person” near Washburn and Vandalia streets, the statement said.READ MORE: Metra Slowly Adjusting Service As Commuters Return, City Reopens
A search of the suspect, identified as Holt, revealed two loaded handguns and illegal drugs, police said. He was arrested without incident.
On Tuesday, Holt was ordered held at the Kane County Adult Justice Center on a $250,000 bond, according to the Kane County sheriff’s office. He is due back in court on Aug. 30.MORE NEWS: Woman's Body Pulled From Lake Michigan Near Navy Pier
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