On May 16th, 2023 at about 7:55am, New Rochelle Police responded to a call of a menacing with a handgun on the 100 block of Winthrop Avenue. The victim reported that he was involved in a dispute with another driver after nearly being cut off while driving. The suspect exited his vehicle and approached the victim and is alleged to have pointed a handgun at him during the dispute, before fleeing in his vehicle. The victim did not know the suspect and only described him as a dark-skinned male.
New Rochelle Detectives were able to develop leads, and at about 5:30pm, make an arrest of the suspect in The Bronx, NY. The suspect was found to be in possession of a loaded 9mm handgun at the time of the arrest. The suspect complied with the arrest and was taken to New Rochelle Police Headquarters without incident.
Todd Williams, 56 years of age, of The Bronx, NY
NYS Penal Law:
265.03 Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree – C Felony
240.26 Harassment 2nd Degree - Violation
165.45 Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th; Firearms – E Felony
120.14 Menacing 2nd Degree – A Misdemeanor