Three arrested in Fargo for theft of firearms

Fargo police say on February 6th, four black men entered a local pawn shop. Police say two of the men tried to distract an employee while another acted as a lookout. The fourth man entered the locked pistol case and took two pistols.

The men have been identified as Lamonte Levelle Adams, Lionel Fraction Jr. and Deandre Trevon Johnston. Police say the fourth man has not yet been identified.

Then on February 7th, Fargo police, along with Red River Valley SWAT, U.S. Marshals and the Metro Street Crimes Unit executed a search warrant in the 800 block of Barrett St. N. and took Adams, Fraction and Johnston into custody.

Adams and Fraction were arrested for theft of firearms charges. Johnston was arrested for theft of firearms charges and felon in possession of a firearm.