Welfare check discovers stolen firearm, arrest made

Police responded to the call found the weapon.

Posted: Mar. 6, 2018 9:45 AM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) -- An Oxford teenager has been charged with having a stolen firearm.

Oxford police were called about a welfare check when they found Willis Sisk, 18, in possession of the weapon.

They say the investigation into the weapon showed it had been stolen from another person in Oxford.

Sisk was arrested and charged with possession of a stolen firearm.

Bond was set at $2,500.

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