Officers were dispatched to the area of Linwood and Jefferson on Saturday for a shots fired run.
Authorities then located 28-year-old Tyrone Barnes and determined that he was in possession of a stolen gun.
He also was not licensed to carry a gun.
Barnes remains in the Vanderburgh County Jail.
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