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Troy Man Found with Loaded Handgun

Albany, NY

ALBANY, NY – A 34-year-old Troy man was found with a loaded handgun during an investigation by Albany detectives Wednesday night on North Lake Avenue.  

On Wednesday, March 30, 2022 around 9:00 p.m., Albany detectives stopped a car on North Lake Avenue near Washington Avenue in regards to an ongoing investigation. During the stop, detectives discovered that front seat passenger, Dequan Beverly of Troy,  had an outstanding arrest warrant out of the City of Troy and he was taken into custody. Beverly was also found to be in possession of a loaded .380 caliber handgun.

Beverly was charged with one count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd and one count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd.

He is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday in Albany City Criminal Court.