Jamestown Man Allegedly Busted With Loaded Firearm During Overnight Stop

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JAMESTOWN, NY (WNY News Now) – A 21-year-old is facing weapons charges after police allegedly busted him with a loaded firearm during a traffic stop overnight.

Officers with the Jamestown Police Department pulled over Wilfredo Rivera Vazquez Jr. in the area of Spring and Crossman Streets just before 4 a.m.

During their investigation, police allegedly recovered a loaded firearm. Rivera Vazquez Jr. was then taken into custody and charged with second and third-degree criminal possession of a weapon.

He additionally faces other traffic violations, including aggravated unlicensed operation.


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