Yonkers, NY, September 29, 2010 — On 09-29-10 at approximately 12:57 a.m., members of the Street Crime Unit in conjunction with the 3rd Precinct Anti-Crime Unit, conducted a surveillance of the Elm Street Area. During this time, the officers observed a male (later identified as Kyle Ellison), a known gang member with eight prior arrests, place an object in a yard next to 6 Van Cortlandt Park Avenue and walk away. Officers responded to the location and identified the object as a loaded .380 caliber handgun. The suspect was placed into custody inside of 9 Van Cortlandt Park Avenue and he was subsequently transported to the City Jail.
Kyle Ellison, a 27 year old male who reports residing at 9 Van Cortlandt Park Avenue, was booked for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree. He will be arraigned in Yonkers Criminal Court on 09-29-10.