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05 August 2019
Richmond County man arrested for possessing stolen license plate
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Paul E. Hogan
Troop NYC Commander
Staten Island, New York – On August 2, 2019 at approximately 9:05 p.m., a Trooper from SP Rockaways arrested Richard Perez, age 50, of Staten Island, New York, for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 5th Degree, a class A misdemeanor.
The Trooper was patrolling the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge and conducted a traffic stop on a black-colored 2005 BMW, operated by Perez, due to the vehicle displaying a stolen license plate. The investigation into the incident found Perez to be in possession of a stolen license plate from the State of Texas, and he was subsequently arrested.
Perez was charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 5th Degree and remanded to Richmond County Central Booking pending arraignment.
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