Plattsburgh man arrested for illegal weapon possession

 

 

NEW YORK STATE POLICE

Major John H. Tibbitts Jr.

Troop B Commander

 

 

 
PRESS RELEASE
 
On March 5, 2018, at approximately 4 p.m., State Police conducted a traffic stop on a 2000 Audi A6 on Boyton Avenue in the city of Plattsburgh for being unregistered and uninspected. 
 
The operator, Maxwell G. Grimard, 19, of Plattsburgh, was found to have a suspended license. He was also found in possession of two unloaded AR-15 rifles in the vehicle and two thirty round magazines. Grimard was arrested and charged with three counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree and further issued traffic tickets for unregistered motor vehicle, uninsured motor vehicle, uninspected motor vehicle and aggravated unlicensed operation 3rd degree.  He was arraigned in the City of Plattsburgh Court and committed to the Clinton County Jail in lieu $5,000 cash bail, or $10,000 secured bond.