Neighborhood Coordination Officers Arrest Man With Gun

Police officers in East Flatbush, Brooklyn arrested man and recovered an illegal semi-automatic handgun last week. Officers Davis and Smith of the 67 Precinct, who are both neighborhood coordination officers, were patrolling their sector when they were alerted by a woman who said she was just in and argument inside her residence and someone had threatened her with a gun.

The officer spoke to the woman more and discovered that she was also assaulted by the same person. After returning to the victim’s home with her, Officers Davis and Smith arrested the suspect and recovered the loaded firearm. The man was charged with criminal possession of a weapon and assault.

Illegal firearm recovered.