Man charged under SAFE Act

Posted at: 05/13/2013 1:15 PM
Updated at: 05/13/2013 1:34 PM
By: Andrew Murphy

Gregory Dean
Gregory Dean
Photo: New York State Police

NEW LEBANON – State police have arrested  a man under the new SAFE Act after a routine traffic stop.

State police say that after they pulled over Gregory Dean a handgun was discovered in the front seat of his car that contained nine rounds of ammunition.

Dean, 31, of Hopewell Junction had legally obtained the handgun.

He was also found to be driving on a suspended license. He was issued appearance tickets on the charges of unlicensed operation and unlawful possession of ammunition feeding device.