02 May 2022

 Major Brian J. Ratajczak
 Troop E Commander



On May 2, 2022, the New York State Police arrested Gerard Nettles, age 31, Julius Chinn, age 24, Jeremy Moore, age 33, and Vauntrece Johnson, age 27, for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree, (previous conviction), and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th Degree, (firearms).  

Subsequent to a Vehicle and Traffic Stop on Joseph Avenue in the city of Rochester, Nettles, Chinn, Moore, and Johnson were found to be in possession 9 mm caliber pistol loaded with 7 live rounds.  The pistol was subsequently found to be reported stolen from the Columbus Ohio Police Department.  

All four suspects were remanded to Monroe County Jail for arraignment.

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