Cleveland Cavaliers rookie Kevin Porter Jr. arrested on firearms charge

Cleveland Cavaliers swingman Kevin Porter Jr. was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle.

Porter was arrested by the Ohio State Highway Patrol in Mahoning County and according to the booking document, a loaded firearm was found accessible to any operator or passenger without leaving the vehicle.

Porter was released later Sunday on $4,000 bond.

“We are aware of the situation involving Kevin Porter Jr. and are in the process of gathering information," the Cavaliers said a statement. "We have spoken with Kevin and will continue to address this privately with him as the related process evolves.”

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