17 November 2022

 Major Brian J. Ratajczak
 Troop E Commander



On November 17, 2022, the State Police in Horseheads along with the assistance of Elmira Police Department executed a search warrant on 4th Street, in Elmira, NY.  

During the search, troopers located numerous firearms, including handguns, pistols, and assault weapons.

Also, recovered was an extensive amount of large capacity magazines and ammunition.  

As a result, Madixx J. Burge, age 22, of Elmira was arrested for 7 counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd  Degree,  a class D Felony.  Burge was arraigned on the charges and remanded to Chemung County Jail in lieu of $350,000 cash bail.  

This case is ongoing with additional charges pending.

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