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Maple Street man arrested on felony weapons charges after assaulting a woman

A 30-year-old Maple Street man was chased to nearby Michigan Avenue and arrested on felony weapons charges shortly after allegedly assaulting a neighbor Monday night.

Brandon Murray was found in the 900 block of Michigan and police allegedly seized from him a handgun with one bullet in the chamber and five bullets in the magazine. He was charged with felony counts of criminal possession of a weapon in the second and third-degrees. Murray was also charged with assault in the third-degree and harassment for allegedly punching his neighbor in the jaw during an argument on Maple shortly before his arrest.