Dewayne Joyner facing gun charges in Bridgeport

Police say Dewayne Joyner had a stolen gun and body armor. (5/20/14)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport man is facing several charges after police say they caught him with a stolen gun and body armor.

Police say they tried to pull over Dewayne Joyner, 29, but he refused to stop his car.

They say he then ran away and was caught a short time later.

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Police also say they found a loaded handgun in Joyner's sweatshirt and a bullet-proof vest in his car.

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