DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) - Authorities say a man with previous criminal convictions, allegedly stole several guns and attempted to sell them to undercover agents.
Officers with the Denham Springs Police Department said on Sunday, Feb. 5 after an investigation and undercover operation involving the trafficking of stolen firearms by a convicted felon, Marcus Luter, 29, of Baton Rouge, was arrested.
They say during the operation they seized two military-style semi-automatic weapons, an HK 91 5.56mm rifle and an UZI 9mm rifle, as well as quantities of suspected methamphetamine.
Luter was booked on the following charges:
- Illegal possession of stolen firearm (2 counts)
- Felon in possession of a firearm (2 counts)
- Illegal possession of a Schedule II controlled dangerous substance
- Illegal carrying of weapons with narcotics
DSPD said the investigation is going.