Bureau of Special Operations Officers conducted a Vehicle and Traffic stop on northbound Bennett Ave. The officers requested that the driver of the vehicle provide his license, registration and insurance. As the driver opened the center console to retrieve his paperwork, officers observed a silver handgun in the console. The subject was removed from the car and placed under arrest. Officers recovered a loaded 9mm handgun from the center console.
The subject was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree.