An 18 year old man has been arrested after a firearm call in downtown Hamilton.
Just after 2 o’clock Sunday afternoon, police were sent to the area of King William and Ferguson Avenue North for reports of a man with a gun.
The suspect fled when police arrived but officers chased him down.
The gun was tossed during the chase but police recovered a loaded .32 calibre handgun.
The man is facing seven charges ranging from gun to drug possession.
Police are asking anyone with information to call them or Crime Stoppers.