Queens, New York – On August 30, 2021 at approximately 3:00 p.m., Troopers from SP Rockaways arrested Devraj Rungoo, age 43, of Queens, New York, for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 2nd Degree – a class C felony.
Troopers were patrolling the Queens-Midtown Tunnel and conducted a traffic stop on a 2008 Maserati GranTurismo, operated by Rungoo, for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law. The preliminary investigation revealed that Rungoo was in possession of a loaded Smith & Wesson handgun, which he was not licensed to carry.
Rungoo was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 3rd Degree – a class D felony, Criminal Possession of a Firearm – a class E felony and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 4th Degree – a class A misdemeanor. Rungoo was remanded to Queens Central Booking and arraigned in Queens Criminal Court on August 31, 2021.