MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Three men were arrested Saturday night after Myrtle Beach Police responded to a report of a shooting on 5th Avenue near Kings Highway and found a handgun.
At about 9:13 p.m. on Saturday, April 19, a Myrtle Beach Police officer responded to the area of 5th Avenue North and Chester Street in reference to a shooting incident, according to the MBPD report.
On arrival, the officer saw three men walking north on 7th Avenue and Chester Street. The men tried to get into a blue SUV, but several MBPD and Drug Enforcement Unit agents stopped them before they got inside. A Raven Arms MP-25 handgun was found under the vehicle during a protective sweep.
According to the report, none of the offenders would take ownership of the gun, and each man was arrested for constructive possession of a firearm.
Ronnie Calhoun, 19, faces one charge of unlawful transportation of a firearm.
Deshoun Davis, 20, and Jevon Evans, 20, were each charged with unlawful carrying of a pistol.