Jamestown Felon Arrested After Police Find AR-15 Rifle In Possession

JAMESTOWN – A City of Jamestown man was arrested after Jamestown Police said they found an AR-15 Rifle in his possession on Wednesday.

53-year-old Barth Riley is charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and second-degree harassment following his arrest at a Lincoln Street address.







Officers said Riley, a convicted felon, was not allowed to be in possession of the weapon.

Riley allegedly threatened a family member at the location during a domestic dispute.







He was taken to Jamestown City Jail pending arraignment in the case.

 













Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. Download the WNY News Now mobile app on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

 

Have a news tip? Email newsdesk@WNYNewsNow.com, send us a message on Facebook, or Twitter.

WNY News Now encourages an open exchange of opinions and ideas on our stories, however, we ask everyone to follow our comment policy.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.