They followed him to the third floor, where he was attempting to shut the door. The man, later identified as Nguyen, told police, “I have a little bit of weed.”
Police looked into the room and saw numerous bags of a green, leafy substance they believed contained marijuana. He also told police there was a gun in the bathroom.
A more complete search of the third floor turned up the following items, all of which were taken into custody: A Bersa .380-caliber series 95 handgun; six .380-caliber rounds of ammunition and magazine located in the gun; 35 .38-caliber rounds of ammunition; $3,367 in U.S. currency; a black Sentry safe; 12 plastic twists of cocaine, or about 5.6 grams; 29 Suboxone pills; seven plastic bag filled with marijuana; 15 twists of marijuana; two sandwich bags of marijuana; a bag of marijuana in the toilet in the bathroom with nearly 4 grams; a cell phone; a marijuana grinder; a black ski mask; two digital scales; a clear plastic bag with 41 grams of cutting agent; two plastic twists of cocaine, and the title to a Mercedes.