The New York State Police in Brewster, New York report the arrest of WILFREDO F. RODRIGUEZ, age 40 of the Bronx, New York for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd (a D Felony), Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th (an E Felony) and Unlawful Possession of Certain Ammunition Feeding Devices (an A Misdemeanor).
On Tuesday, July 30, 2013 RODRUIGUEZ was a passenger in a minivan travelling from Newburgh NY to the Bronx that was stopped on I-84 for speeding and equipment violations by Trooper Anthony Piacquadio who is assigned to the East Fishkill interstate patrol. This vehicle was operated by his sister and the Trooper observed evidence of marihuana use within the vehicle. Investigation at the scene revealed the subject to be in possession of a 9mm pistol and two magazines loaded with 10 rounds of ammunition. Further investigation showed that the gun had been reported stolen in Norwalk, Connecticut.
RODRUIGUEZ was arraigned in the Town of Kent and remanded to the Putnam County Jail without bail to appear in the Town of Southeast on August 5th, 2013