ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A 23-year-old on parole was arrested after he was allegedly found to be in possession of drugs and a loaded handgun on the evening of Tuesday, August 10, on South Pearl Street.
On Tuesday, August 10, around 9:30 p.m., Albany police assisted Parole officers in conducting a resident visit on South Pearl Street. During the visit, Isaiah Matos, of Albany, was reportedly found in possession of crack cocaine as well as a loaded 9mm handgun.
Matos was taken into custody by Albany detectives following a brief foot pursuit.
Matos has been charged with the following:
- One count of Criminal Possession of Weapon Second Degree.
- One count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon Third Degree.
- Two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance Third Degree
He was arraigned in Albany Criminal Court and remanded to the Albany County Jail.