The Bastrop Police Department received a call from a concerned citizen regarding two subjects seen outside Fiesta Linda, near South Cox Street and East Madison Street, displaying a weapon on Friday, Feb. 2 at about 9:20 a.m.
Officer Gerald Givens responded to the call, and when he came to question the two suspects, one took off on foot.
After a foot chase, Officer Givens apprehended the suspect on Buatt Street and detained him.
A gun was found in the ditch nearby belonging to the suspect, Keyshon Langstaff.
Langstaff, 18, was then arrested and charged with illegal display of a weapon, illegal carrying of a weapon and resisting an officer.
The gun was seized and taken into custody.