NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Eugene J. Staniszewski
On November 27, 2021, at approximately 4:15 p.m., the State Police, (G.I.V.E.), Gun Involved Violence Elimination Unit, assigned to the city of Rochester pulled over a vehicle for a vehicle and traffic violation.
The vehicle was occupied by an 18 year old male and 16 year old male who troopers found in possession of a loaded 9mm Ruger handgun.
Both were charged with possession and the 18 year old was transported to Monroe County Jail for centralized arraignment. The 16 year old’s parents were notified and the juvenile was transported to City of Rochester Youth Court for arraignment. He released to the custody of his parents and will return to youth court on future date.