Bronx Finest Recover Loaded Sub-Machine Gun, Man Arrested

L to R: Capt. Green, DI Fiorillo (rear), PO Kern, Sgt. Cavallaro (rear), PO Mahon, PO Ayala

Police officers in the Bronx recovered a Tec-9 submachine gun with a fully loaded 34 round magazine last week. Members of the 52 Precinct’s Anti-crime team were on patrol on University Avenue when they observed a man who was wanted for possession of a firearm. The police officers stopped the suspect and placed him under arrest after recovering a loaded sub-machine gun.

Arrested: Male, 53

Charges: Criminal Possession of a Weapon