Convicted felon found with illegal weapon

A Johnson City man is charged with threatening another man with a loaded 9mm handgun on Reynolds Road on Wednesday, March 30.

Johnson City Police say convicted felon Jimmy Garcia, 27, is charged with felony possession of a weapon and felony use of a firearm as well as misdemeanor threatening for allegedly showed the handgun and made threats against an acquaintance.

Kathy Whyte/WNBF News

Kathy Whyte/WNBF News

The police press release did not say there were any injuries when the weapon was displayed around 6.45am Wednesday evening.

Officers say they spotted Garcia’s vehicle traveling on State Route 201 and stopped it on Grand Avenue. Police said they found the loaded, unregistered handgun in Garcia’s possession during the traffic stop.

Garcia was sent to Broome County Jail without bond.

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