Man out looking for cans finds fully loaded gun

A man out hunting for cans Monday morning made an unusual find, a fully loaded revolver.

Kirksville police say the weapon, an H & R model 622 .22 caliber revolver, was fully loaded with six bullets.

The gun was found near Normal Street around the Truman State University campus. Police did check the serial number on the weapon, but have been unable to locate the owner.

The investigation is continuing.