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Man on probation arrested for having stolen firearm

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Koredreese Robert Tyson (Source: WPD) Koredreese Robert Tyson (Source: WPD)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Koredreese Robert Tyson was arrested in connection to violating probation, according to a release from Wilmington Police. 

Probation officers pulled him over on St. Andrews Dr. Wednesday and reportedly found a stolen firearm. 

He is being charged with possession of stolen firearm and possession of firearm by felon. 

He also faces charges for carrying a concealed weapon and misdemeanor possession of marijuana.

According to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, Tyson was released from prison in March after serving almost six years for charges including robbery with a dangerous weapon and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to inflict serious injury.

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