Saturday, March 3, 2018




Bronx man charged with illegal possession of a stun-gun

WAWARSING – A Bronx man has been arrested by Ulster County Sheriff’s deputies following a traffic stop on Route 209 in Wawarsing revealed he was in possession of an electronic stun-gun, police insignia and police-related items he was not authorized to possess.

Deiby Diaz-Pichardo, 22, was stopped for a traffic infraction when police discovered the illegally possessed items for which he was charged with misdemeanor criminal possession of a weapon and several traffic infractions.

He was arraigned and released on his own recognizance to appear in town court at a later date.

The investigation is continuing and police said additional charges may be filed.



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