About five this morning, a Fargo Police Officer was on patrol on that city’s northside and came across a man identified as Danny Shelvin, 41 years old of Fargo, passed out behind the wheel of a running vehicle. The officer also located an open container of alcohol and a sawed off shotgun in the passenger seat.
While Shelvin was soundly sleeping, the officer opened the unlocked vehicle and removed the shotgun. Officers then woke Shelvin and detained him without incident. Shelvin is a convicted felon and prohibited from possessing a firearm.
Shelvin was arrested on a variety of charges, including:
• Felon in possession of firearm
• Possess short barreled weapon
• Remove or alter serial number
• Possession of meth paraphernalia
• Possession of marijuana
…and cited for open container