Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 50 year old Commerce man on Tuesday morning for Theft of Firearm.
HCSO pulled over Todd Patrick Harrigan at 5:46 at the intersection of the I-30 north service road and FM 2563 for a defective tail light.
Harrigan denied the officer’s request to search the vehicle and the officer called for K9 assistance.
The K9 positively alerted on the vehicle and a firearm was located inside the vehicle with the serial numbers scratched off.
Harrigan was then taken into custody and transferred to Hopkins County Jail.