PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man wanted for theft now faces 8 counts of being a felon in possession of firearms after a search his residence in Southwest Portland.
Just after noon Thursday, police spotted Adolphus T. Newell in the 7400 block of SW Garden Home Road. After a short pursuit on foot, Newell was arrested, authorities said.
Then a search warrant was obtained for his home in the 7000 block of SW Olson Road. Numerous firearms and ammunition were found during that search.
The 23-year-old was taken to the Multnomah County Jail and more charges are pending.
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