SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Police are reporting an arrest related to Monday’s incident on Becker Street in Schenectady.
Detectives say they arrested Laun T. Baker, 44, of Schenectady on the following charges:
- Second-degree criminal possession of a weapon
- Third-degree criminal possession of a weapon
- Criminal possession of a firearm
Baker was arraigned Tuesday in Schenectady City Court and remanded to Schenectady County Jail by the sitting magistrate.
Around 1 p.m. Monday, police were called to the 1500-block of Becker Street for a report of someone with a gun on a porch. When police arrived, they said two men fled from the front porch into the home.
A gun was later thrown out of the window of a second residence. Several people were detained and are being questioned. Three more firearms were found after police executed a search warrant.