Bakersfield Police arrest man with loaded firearm in east Bakersfield

Posted at 5:14 AM, Apr 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-02 08:14:51-04

On Sunday around 2:00 a.m. Bakersfiled Police officers tried to stop a man near E. California Ave and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 

Police said when officers made contact with him, he ran form officers and tried to get rid of a loaded firearm. 

Kelvin Allen, 21, was arrested for firearm and gang related charges.