Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2014-229244

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

07/18/2014 - 2:07 PM

Address

Lien Rd @ N Thompson Dr

Arrested

Rayshawn Jackson M/B 20 years of age
Gerald Jones M/B 34 years of age
Marquese Murphy M/B 19 years of age
Keith Binder M/B 23 years of age

Details

Officers were sent to a report of 2 M/B subjects shooting what was first described as assault rifles at a vehicle in front of them.  Further investigation revealed that the guns were likely paint ball guns and the suspect vehicle description was aired to area officers.   Soon after, an MPD officer observed the suspect vehicle and was able to catch up to on Park St. Jackson, Jones, Murphy and Binder were all contacted and cooperative as a search of the vehicle turned up 3 paint ball rifles as well as a paint ball handgun. The Sgt on scene stated that one of the rifles was very realistic looking, resembling an AR rifle painted in camoflauge. The subjects told officers they had been involved in a consensual paint ball gun war with the other vehicle involved and that they were just playing a game. All four subjects were cited for Misd DC While Armed and released.

Released 07/18/2014 at 8:40 PM by Lt. Amy Schwartz

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