ILION, N.Y. – A Utica man was arrested in Ilion Sunday after police say they found a loaded gun in his vehicle.
Officers were investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of Soapy D’s Car Wash on East Main Street around 10:30 p.m., when they found 34-year-old Joshua M. Smith, and seized an illegal gun from his vehicle.
Smith was charged with felony criminal possession of a weapon, felony criminal possession of a firearm and unlawful possession of certain ammunition feeding devices.
Smith was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $10,000 cash bail or $40,000 bond. He will appear in court to answer charges at a later date.