Advertisement:

WPTF Features

Raleigh Man Accused Of Having Weapons At NC State

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- A North Carolina State University employee has been arrested and accused of taking weapons onto school property.


University police on Monday charged Patrick O'Connell of Raleigh with three counts of having a gun on educational property and having weapons in his vehicle.


Police say O'Connell had the weapons at the College of Veterinary Medicine.


Police found a Colt AR-15 rifle, a dagger and two axes in O'Connell's pickup truck.


An unloaded Colt "Delta Elite" 10mm pistol and a loaded Taurus .357 magnum revolver also were found locked in O'Connell's employee locker.


It was not clear if O'Connell has a lawyer.


InfoCenter


Triangle Traffic

Reports - Cams

Air Quality Forecast


Pollen 4 Day Forecast

Station Events

Friday 4/25

6:30 PM - NASCAR - Richmond 250

Saturday 4/26

6:00 PM - NASCAR - Richmond 400


 


 

Advertisement:

On Air Now

Patrick Johnson

Patrick Johnson

5:00am - 6:00am
NC's Early Morning News

Next Up:

Brian Freeman

On Air Now

Jon Grayson

Jon Grayson

1:00am - 6:00am
Overnight America

Advertisements

Listener Club Login

Club Login
Sign up if you are not already a member