OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man after he was spotted cleaning his rifle on the side of the road. 

Kevin Wright, 57, was arrested Tuesday, July 19, after a driver spotted him cleaning his .22 caliber rifle near Highway 98 and Palms Boulevard in Destin.

Deputies found the rifle wrapped in a black shirt on Wright’s bicycle. Several .22 caliber bullets were also found in his pocket, according to a Facebook post from the OCSO. 

Wright is a convicted felon and is not allowed to have a gun. Wright was charged with possession of a weapon and possession of ammunition by a convicted felon, according to the post.

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