LPD: Man stopped on bike, arrested after loaded pistol found in fanny pack
His bicycle did not have "a headlight or taillight illuminated," according to police.
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Lincoln Police stopped a man riding his bicycle with no lights around 3:30 a.m. Friday. He was later arrested after officers found a loaded pistol in his fanny pack.
Kevin White, 56, was riding his bicycle near 25th and N Streets. His bicycle did not have “a headlight or taillight illuminated,” according to police.
As an officer contacted White and explained his reason for the stop, White became hostile and tried to ride his bicycle away, police say.
While White was being detained, officers found a loaded pistol concealed in a fanny pack he had tucked into his pants.
White has previously been convicted of numerous felony offenses, according to police.
White was arrested for suspicion of Possessing a Firearm by a Prohibited Person, Obstructing a Peace Officer, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, and Improper Bicycle Equipment (no bicycle light).