Madison man facing drug, gun charges

MADISON, Wis. - Police arrested an armed 50-year-old Madison man on tentative drug and weapons charges Thursday afternoon.

Tyrone L. Jackson was arrested on suspicion of possession of cocaine with intent to deliver, possession of a firearm by a felon, carrying a concealed weapon and possession of THC.

Community members had expressed concerns about drug activity taking place in the 1100 block of Jenifer Street.

Jackson drove into the area, stopped for a couple minutes and left, police said. Officers detected a smell of marijuana coming from the car and pulled it over, police said. 

Officers recovered a loaded handgun, cocaine and marijuana, police said.


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