Police arrest gang member
On May 1, Fort Pierce Police arrested 17-year-old gang member Ernest Reese, charging him with carrying a concealed firearm, improper exhibition of a firearm and obstruction of justice.
In the wake of recent shootings, detectives came upon Mr. Reese and another person riding a bike and saw him trying to conceal a firearm in his clothing.
When confronted, a brief chase followed, but Mr. Reese was arrested, and a loaded 9mm handgun was recovered.
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