By: KDKA-TV News Staff

DUQUESNE (KDKA) – A traffic stop in Duquesne led to the arrest of a man who had an active warrant for his arrest from the sheriff’s office.

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According to the City of Duquesne Police Department, police pulled over a car on State Route 837 for a violation and found the 28-year-old McKeesport resident was driving on a suspended license as well as had an active warrant out for his arrest.

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Officers also found the man to be in possession of a handgun without a valid concealed carry permit.

He was arrested and charged with firearm violations and driving violations.

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He was then released to sheriffs to clear the arrest warrant.