Teenager Arrested On Gun Charges In Hagerstown

The teen fled after police stopped his vehicle


Hagerstown, Md (DG) – An 18-year-old was taken into custody by Hagerstown Police after a traffic stop on Tuesday evening.

Around 4:30 PM police stopped a vehicle in the 800 block of W. Franklin St. A passenger in the vehicle, Rasheed Hart, fled.

After a brief foot chase Hart was taken into custody. Officers searched the area where Hart fled and they found a small waist pack containing a loaded handgun.

Hart is charged with firearms possession with felony conviction, handgun on person, loaded handgun on person, possession of a firearm by a minor, and illegal possession of ammunition.