UPDATE: Police Find Stolen Gun after Responding to Crash in Wausau

A 22-year-old Wausau man who was arrested Thursday morning after officers discovered two guns, including one that was stolen, in his car during a crash investigation has now been charged.

Police say they found the weapons and drug paraphernalia after responded to a report a car vs. parked car accident on Wausau westside. The crashed happened just before 7:30 am on 3rd Avenue. Police say a vehicle driven by Pao Vang flipped and landed on its roof after crashing into a parked car. Police have not said how fast Vang may have been driving as the crash is still under investigation.

He's charged with two count of illegally possessing a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, resisting an officer and bail jumping.

He'll return to court on October 10.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@wsaw.com.
Please provide detailed information.
All comments must adhere to the WSAW.com discussion rules.

powered by Disqus