Police arrest man under SAFE Act after stopped for speeding
COEYMANS, N.Y. - New York State Police have arrested a New Jersey man under the SAFE Act after he was stopped for driving over 100 miles per hour.
State Police say they conducted a traffic stop in the town of Coeymans on Monday around 8 p.m. after finding 50-year-old Gerard Hagan of New Jersey was driving in excess of 100 mph.
Subsequent to the stop, Police allegedly found Hagan was in possession of a Walther P22 handgun which was loaded with a fully charged 10 round magazine, a Glock model 19 handgun which was loaded with a fully charged 14 round magazine and an unloaded Bushmaster assault rifle.
Under the SAFE Act, the maximum number of rounds legal in a magazine is seven.
He was also found in possession of approximately 30 grams of marijuana.
Hagan has been charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd-degree, a felony, Unlawful Possession of Certain Ammunition Feeding Devices, and Criminal Possession of Marijuana, both misdemeanors. He was then remanded to the Albany County Correctional Facility without bail.
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