Felon back in jail after having stolen gun

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A felon is back in jail after police say he ran from them while having a gun. 

It happened Saturday, around 4:45 p.m. in the 400 block of SE Rodgers St. 

Police said they received a call about a disturbance in the area, and when they arrived, 43-year-old Michael D. Benson, of Topeka, ran from them.

Officers said they quickly caught Benson and arrested him for being a felon in possession of a firearm.

Police said they recovered a stolen revolver from the scene. 

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