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Quincy man arrested for stolen firearm

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A Quincy man was arrested for possessing a stolen firearm Wednesday, according to the Adams County Sheriff's Office. 

A news release states officers with the sheriff's office and West Central Illinois Task Force pulled a vehicle over Wednesday near 6th and Broadway. Police said officers found that the passenger, Andrew L. Adams, 25, had a stolen firearm.

Adams was arrested on charges of unlawful sale/delivery of a stolen firearm, possession of a stolen firearm and defacing identifying marks of a firearm.

Authorities said Adams was placed in the Adams County Jail pending his first court appearance.

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