On December 7th, 2022, at about 6:51pm, New Rochelle Detectives observed a Mercedes Benz committing multiple traffic violations on the 700 block of Main Street. Detectives conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle and encountered the two occupants, both Bronx residents. A DMV inquiry on the vehicle revealed that the registration had been suspended requiring the vehicle to be towed. While initiating tow procedures, Detectives located a loaded 9mm “Ghost Gun” equipped with a laser sight behind the passenger seat. Both occupants were subsequently placed under arrest without incident.
Simari Smith, 22 years of age, of the Bronx, NY.
Hayale Smith, 24 years of age, of the Bronx, NY.
NYS Penal Law 265.03 Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree – C Felony
NYS Penal Law 265.36 Unlawful Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device – A Misdemeanor