Joshua James Baumann, a 22-year-old from Alexandria, was arrested by the Sauk Centre Police Department on the evening of Oct. 13 on I-94 near mile marker 126.
Police pulled over Baumann for an equipment violation, and quickly noticed criminal signs. K9 Sonny detected narcotics in the vehicle, leading officers to find a loaded handgun magazine, rounds of ammunition and marijuana. Methamphetamines and a loaded handgun were also found on the suspect. The handgun had been reported stolen from Sauk Centre earlier this month.
The driver of the vehicle was arrested on three felony charges – felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm and fifth degree controlled substance.
Baumann is currently booked at the Stearns County Jail awaiting a court hearing.