A loaded pistol fell from Kevin William's shorts as he walked past police in East Lampeter Township early Friday morning.
East Lampeter Township Police were on scene to respond to a disturbance on the first block of Foal Court. Williams, 51, was not related to the disturbance but, after the firearm fell from his shorts, he led police on a brief foot chase around 2:14 a.m.
Williams, of Paradise, is ineligible to own a firearm and ha been charged with a felony of persons not to possess firearms. He was sent to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $100,00 bail.