Chicago man charged with having gun, cocaine on CTA train in the Loop

A Chicago man has been federally charged with illegally possessing a loaded handgun, cocaine and fentanyl on a Chicago Transit Authority train.

Terrell Weathers, 29, faces one count of illegal possession of a firearm, one count of possession of cocaine and fentanyl with the intent to distribute and one count of possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime. 

Weathers allegedly possessed the drugs and gun on July 13, 2021.


Chicago police officers arrested him on the CTA Green Line train at the Adams/Wabash stop in the Loop.

Weathers was previously convicted of a criminal felony, prosecutors said.

By law, he is prohibited from possessing a firearm.