Three Guns Taken Off the Street

Reports from the 76 Precinct.

The following arrest information was supplied by the 76 Precinct. It does not indicate a conviction.

Arrest and gun seizure #1

A thug forgot to use his turn signal at Douglass and Hoyt streets on Sept. 27 around 11:30 p.m., and was pulled over by police.

When the officer approached the vehicle, he noticed a large scale and three .40 caliber bullets in plain sight on the back seat, cops said. The car was searched and a 9mm semi-automatic black Taurus handgun, 50 "twists" of a controlled substance and $1,541 were found.  

The 21-year-old was arrested and charged with intent to sell narcotics, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Arrest and gun seizure #2

Cops had a warrant to search an apartment, and recovered guns and marijuana.

On Sept. 29 at 10 a.m. cops went to 817 Hicks St. and searched the apartment. They found a Titan Tiger .38 caliber revolver, a Bersa Thunder 380 firearm and marijuana.

A 19-year-old male was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a drug.

Volvo stolen, then spotted

A man's 2000 gray Volvo was stolen on Oct. 5 around 11:30 p.m. The next morning the man went on a canvass with police and spotted the car in motion, cops said. Police stopped the car and arrested the 52-year-old thief.

For questions about this blotter, please email georgia.kral@patch.com


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