JAMESTOWN – A 16-year-old is facing charges after allegedly fleeing police following reported strong-arm robbery in Jamestown on Monday.
Jamestown Police Officers responded to the crime on the city’s east side around 4:40 p.m.
When officers arrived on scene, they found the teen fleeing in a vehicle.
Shortly after he was taken into custody and allegedly found with a loaded handgun.
He was charged with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and later released with an appearance ticket because of New York’s raise the age law.