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City of Poughkeepsie Police Department

Man Charged With Possessing Stolen Gun

On Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 at 7:51 p.m., officers from the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department responded to the area of 124 Winnikee Ave. for a report of a single gunshot. Information was developed that there had been a domestic dispute between a male and female in that area and that the male had fired a single gunshot.

Based on witness information, KEITH L MCFADDEN, a 55-year-old city resident was stopped in his vehicle. During the stop, a stolen 357 revolver and a quantity of narcotics was located inside MCFADDEN’s vehicle. MCFADDEN was arrested and charged with second-degree Criminal Possession of a Weapon, Criminal Possession of Stolen Property, and third-degree Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, felonies. He was held overnight for arraignment.

This makes the 57th handgun recovered so far in the city this year. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the City of Poughkeepsie Police confidential Tip Line at 451-7577.

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Date: 1:30:02 PM 11/14/2013 CST

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Contact Name: City of Poughkeepsie Police Department  Contact Name: Tip Line
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Contact Phone: (845) 451-4000 Contact Phone: (845) 451-7577


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