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Chicagoans arrested on gun charges

Evanston police looking for burglary suspects say they found three illegal guns instead.


Evanston police looking for burglary suspects say they found three illegal guns instead.

Police Commander Tom Guenther says officers noticed four men sitting inside a car in the 200 block of Wesley Avenue about 2 a.m. Thursday.

As they approached the car, the officers noticed a shotgun on the car’s center console. They called for backup and took the suspects into custody for questioning.

When they searched the suspects, police found two of them also were carrying handguns.

David Mc Jeans, 24, of 4030 W. Grenshaw in Chicago, now faces charges including aggravated unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, being an armed habitual criminal and marijuana possesson.

Frederick Le Flore, 27, of 3522 W. Flournoy in Chicago, and Jamar Leaon Allen, 27 of 1743 N. Meade in Chicago, both face weapons charges.

The fourth person in the car was released without being charged.

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