Hancock County man arrested, facing several felony weapons charges
(ABC 6 News) – A Hancock County man was arrested on Monday and is facing several felony weapons charges, according to the Britt, Iowa Police Department.
Britt Police say they conducted a search warrant on Monday just before 5:30 p.m. at a residence located at 683 1st St. NW in Britt, belonging to 37-year-old Luke Allen Davis.
In weeks prior, police received information that Davis, who is a felon, was allegedly in possession of dangerous weapons.
Britt Police said after investigating the complaint, they confirmed the accusation and requested a search warrant for Davis’ residence. Officers made contact with Davis at his home and a search revealed several firearms, ammunition, blades and ballistic armor.
Davis was taken into custody without incident and charged with 8 counts of felony possession of dangerous weapons and ammunition.
The investigation was conducted by the Britt Police Department, the Hancock County Attorney’s Office, and the Kanawha Police Department.