Atlantic City man had gun while violating restraining order, police say
Updated: Mar 24
An Atlantic City man in violation of a restraining order was arrested with a gun Monday morning, police said. Police were called to the 1400 block of Adams Court at about 11 a.m. in reference to a restraining order violation, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Officers Lisa Sims, Maria Borsani and Kerry Dunbar arrived to find Robbie Pettus Jr. outside the residence of a former girlfriend. Pettus, 33, was in violation of a restraining order served to him the night before, according to the report. Pettus was arrested and searched by Dunbar, who found he had a loaded handgun in his pocket, Fair said. He was charged with unlawful possession of a weapon and violation of a restraining order. Pettus is currently in the Atlantic County Justice Facility.