A Sunday night traffic stop in Springfield led to the arrest of a 26-year-old man after police recovered an illegal firearm.
According to Ryan Walsh, Spokesperson for Springfield Police, the traffic stop occurred around 6:15 p.m. in the area of Princeton and Amherst Streets for a defective brake light.
The passenger, who was identified as Kadeem Batchelor of Springfield, is facing a number of gun charges including:
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