Major Eugene J. Staniszewski
Troop A Commander
On May 2, 2022, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation out of SP Jamestown arrested John T. Peterson 37 of Carroll, NY for Criminal Possession of a Disguised Gun 3rd degree (C Felony) and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree (C Felony).
On May 2, 2022, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation out of SP Jamestown executed a search warrant on Scott Road in the town of Carroll. During the search, a loaded 9mm un-serialized “ghost” gun.
After consultation with Chautauqua County District Attorney’s Office, Peterson was arrested and processed at SP Jamestown. Peterson was arraigned at Chautauqua County Jail Centralized Arraignment with bail set at $5,000 cash and $10,000 bond.
New York State Police Computer Crimes Unit assisted in this investigation.
This is still an active criminal investigation.