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17 March 2019
Man Arrested For Possessing A Loaded Handgun During Traffic Stop
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major David C. Candelaria
Troop L Commander
On March 17, 2019, at approximately 1:15 am, troopers stopped a 2015 Jeep Wrangler on the eastbound Southern State Parkway, east of exit 42N, in Town Of Islip, Suffolk County, NY, for failing to maintain its lane. Upon further investigation, the operator, Maynard Brown Jr., age 59, of Brentwood, NY, was found to be intoxicated and in possession of a 9mm semi-automatic handgun loaded with 12 rounds of ammunition. Mr. Brown was subsequently arrested and charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd (Felony) and Driving While Intoxicated. Mr. Brown was lodged overnight for morning arrainment at Suffolk County First District Court.
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