Woman Arrested in Connection With Possession of Firearm

August 31, 2018 Updated: August 31, 2018

Police in Fairfield arrested a woman on August 30 in connection with possession of a firearm following a traffic stop.

Michelle Robinson, 22, was arrested on suspicion of weapons violations and on an outstanding warrant, according to the Fairfield Police Department.

On August 30 around 10:30 p.m., a Fairfield police officer pulled over a 1995 Honda Civic for a traffic violation in the 300 block of East Pacific Avenue.

Police said the front passenger, identified as Robinson, had an outstanding warrant for a misdemeanor DUI.

Officers detained Robinson. During a search of her purse, they located a loaded .38-caliber Colt revolver.

Police said the revolver had no record of sale, and Robinson refused to answer questions about it.

By Dennis Culver.