Armed felon arrested outside a resident's home in Bronson

BRONSON, Fla. (WCJB) - Levy County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested an 18 time convicted felon in Bronson.

Deputies say 37 year old, Jason Patterson of Gainesville went to a home in Bronson, armed with a gun. When the resident didn't answer the door, he left but not before deputies arrived to arrest him after the incident was called in.

Patterson has been charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, along with several drug charges.