RACINE — A Racine woman allegedly had multiple guns in purse, two of which had fully automatic switches.
Lakiya A. Gresham, 44, of the 1400 block of Thurston Avenue, was charged with two felony counts of sell, possess, use or transport machine gun, a felony count of possession of a firearm by outstate felon and three misdemeanor counts of bail jumping.
According to a criminal complaint:
On Tuesday, Racine Police Department officers, Kenosha Police Department officers and FBI Milwaukee Area Safe Streets Task Force executed a search warrant at the 1400 block of Thurston Avenue. The warrant was the result of an investigation into a stolen vehicle and an armed carjacking.
Contact was made with multiple residents including Gresham. Officers found a purse belonging to her that had:
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