ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Albany Police Department says officers arrested a 16-year-old from Albany who had a loaded handgun that was reported stolen.
Police say the minor’s name will not be released.
At about 7 p.m. on Friday, officers responded near Quail Street and Washington Avenue for reports of a person with a handgun. Officers stopped the teen suspect when they arrived and interviewed him as part of their investigation.
Police say the suspect had a loaded .357 magnum revolver that was reported stolen in Gouverneur.
- Second-degree criminal possession of a weapon CV
- Fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property E
The juvenile was arraigned at Albany County Family Court. An adult with these charges would potentially face up to 19 years with a conviction, according to state sentencing maximums.