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A 23-year-old Johnson Street man was arrested on weapons and other charges late Monday after police allegedly found him carrying a 9 mm handgun loaded with 12 rounds.

Michael Nance was arrested in the 400 block of East Amherst Street about 10:30 p.m. after a foot chase began when police officers reported confronting him near Parkridge and Berkshire avenues. Nance was charged with a felony count of criminal possession of a weapon, unlawful possession of marijuana and obstructing governmental administration for allegedly trying to flee the officers.