Foot Pursuit Leads to Gun Arrest

48 Revolver

Officers from the 48 Precinct recovered a loaded firearm after a brief foot pursuit. On Tuesday, December 8, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Sergeant Maneri and Police Officer Lombardo responded to 183 Street and 3rd Avenue on a call of a man with a gun. When they arrived on the scene, a man fled after seeing them. The officers pursued the suspect for a few blocks and were able to apprehend him. A loaded Smith and Wesson revolver was recovered and the suspect was placed under arrest.

Arrested: Male, years old

Charges: Criminal Possession of a Weapon